Volunteer firefighter killed in crash on way to call

Posted Jan. 04, 2011, at 8:32 a.m.

SHAPLEIGH, Maine — Officials say a Maine volunteer firefighter was killed when he lost control of his vehicle while responding to a call in Shapleigh.

The York County Sheriff’s Department says 58-year-old David Remington of Acton lost control of his pickup truck on Monday night about a mile from Route 109.

Remington was thrown from his vehicle when it rolled. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

WMTW-TV says Remington lived in Acton and was a volunteer firefighters for the town of Shapleigh.