Comments for: Judge condemned ‘speed mania’ in 1913 Bangor crash

Posted Oct. 27, 2013, at 12:08 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 28, 2013, at 8:45 a.m.

Right from the beginning of the auto age, it was difficult to know what to do with drivers who killed people. Who was negligent — a careless pedestrian, a slow-moving horse-drawn carriage or an autoist who thought his shiny new vehicle ruled the road? A century ago, a Bangor accident …

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