The Orland man who was killed in a Tuesday afternoon crash in Bucksport has been identified.
James Yates, 75, was driving south on Route 15, near Kinney Drive, about 4 p.m. when he rear-ended a Dead River Co. fuel truck driven by 57-year-old Christopher Cassum of Clifton, according to the Ellsworth American.
Yates spun out into the northbound lane where he was hit by another car driven by 30-year-old Kelly Proulx of Winterport.
Yates died at the scene, the newspaper reported.
Proulx and her passenger were taken to a local hospital with minor injuries.
The fuel truck was stopped at a railroad crossing at the time of the crash.