Camden man injured in high-speed motorcycle crash

Posted Aug. 02, 2012, at 12:18 p.m.

THOMASTON, Maine — A Camden man is in a Bangor hospital Thursday following a Wednesday night motorcycle crash.

Jamie Clark, 28, was operating a motorcycle at a high rate of speed on Route 1 in Thomaston when he crashed between the Maine State Prison showroom and the former state police barracks, according to Knox County Sheriff Donna Dennison. Dennison said the cause of the crash is not yet known.

Clark was not was wearing a helmet. He was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor and was in the intensive care unit Thursday morning, Dennison said.

Sgt. Michael Sprague is the investigating officer and the state police is assisting by reconstructing the crash.