A 24-Year-Old Fort Kent Man Died in a Fatal Crash in Masardis, Maine
Police Investigating Fatal Crash
The Maine State Police is investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash early Wednesday morning, May 4, on Route 11 in Masardis.
Route 11 in Masardis
Police said 24-year-old Justin Jalbert from Fort Kent lost control of his 2005 Jeep Wrangler and hit a utility pole on Route 11 around 12:56 a.m. The vehicle was totaled and the pole was broken in two places from the impact. Jalbert was killed in the crash, said officials.
Passenger Taken to the Hospital
A 45-year-old passenger, Chard Bouchard of Saint Francis, was taken to Northern Light AR Gould Hospital in Presque Isle. He suffered serious but not life-threatening injuries.
Presque Isle Police Department Officer Crash Reconstructionist, Officer Kyle White, is investigating the crash.
This news story will be updated when information is made available and released.