December 14, 2017
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Presque Isle man injured in I-95 rollover

By Bill Trotter, BDN Staff
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Maine State Police | BDN
Maine State Police | BDN
Stephen Kimball, 22, of Presque Isle fell asleep at the wheel of a 2005 Chevrolet pickup around 8 a.m. Saturday while driving north on Interstate 95 in Island Falls, according to Maine State Police. Despite the truck going off the highway and rolling several times, Kimball is not believed to have suffered any life-threatening injuries.

ISLAND FALLS, Maine — A Presque Isle man was shaken up Saturday morning but did not suffer life-threatening injuries when his pickup truck went off Interstate 95 and rolled several times, according to Maine State Police.

Stephen Kimball, 22, was driving a 2005 Chevrolet north in the highway when he fell asleep at the wheel shortly before 8 a.m., according to prepared statement released by Maine State Police.

The truck “left the roadway, went into the median, rolled over several times and came to a stop after striking a tree,” Cpl. Chuck Michaud wrote in the release.
Kimball was wearing a seat belt and, following the accident, was taken by Island Falls Ambulance to Houlton Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries, according to the statement.

“The vehicle was considered a total loss,” Michaud wrote.


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