Comments for: Car blows tire, rolls over on Maine Turnpike

Posted Dec. 24, 2012, at 10:41 a.m.

CUMBERLAND | Three Massachusetts men and an Auburn woman escaped injury Sunday after their car rolled over on the Maine Turnpike, police said. Jacquelin Lafortune, 26; Pierre Dubois, 22; Romelly Dastinot, 31; and Jeanette Sweeting, 25, were heading southbound when Lafortune’s Ford Crown Victoria blew a tire, Trooper Anthony …

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  • Anonymous

    Rear-wheel blowouts on rear-wheel drive vehicles is always an unfun experience. Glad they made it out virtually unscathed. No ejections either!

  • Sounds like driver inexperience

    • Anonymous

      Look at race car drivers when they blow a tire it causes a crash

      • Anonymous

        It’s not normal on a straight-a-way at 65mph. Race car drivers are doing 100-200 mph. and usually in a corner.

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  • Anonymous

    I’m assuming they were intelligent enough to wear seat belts. Good for them.

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