BAILEYVILLE, Maine (NEWS CENTER)—The Baileyville Police Department is investigating a fatal accident in Washington County. Sergeant Andrew Seavey says the single vehicle crash happened on Rt 1 near Bailey Hill around 4:30 Saturday morning. He says it appears the lone female driver fell asleep and failed to make a corner then hit a utility pole splitting the Jeep Cherokee in two. The name is not being released at this time pending family notification. Seavey says because of the extent of damage they are not sure if a seatbelt was worn. The accident was called in by a motorist.
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