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A head-on crash between a tractor-trailer truck and car on Route 2 in Skowhegan has left one person dead, the Morning Sentinel reported.

The crash took place near the intersection of Route 2 and the Dudley Corner Road at around 1:35 p.m. Tuesday, Skowhegan Police Chief David Bucknam told the newspaper.

The driver of the car was pronounced dead at the scene and did not have any passengers, while the driver of the tractor-trailer was taken to the hospital with minor injuries, WCSH 6 television reported.

Neither person’s identity was immediately released by police.

Seth Koenig

Seth has nearly a decade of professional journalism experience and writes about the greater Portland region.