Teen Smashes Truck Into Vehicles, Caught in High Speed Chase in Franklin County
The Franklin County Sheriff's Department say earlier today, May 27, they received a call about a driver speeding and headingd south on Route 27, in a pickup truck. They were told the driver was passing cars on the left and the right. The teen nearly hit a deputy head-on at the intersection of Route 27 and Route 4. That deputy pursued the driver into Farmington. Speeds reached 75 mph in a 30 mph zone.
The teen has been charged with driving to endanger and eluding an officer with more charges possible forthcoming from the Farmington police and Maine State Police.