Police Suspect OUI after Wrong Way Driver Head-On Collision on I-95
Two people were injured and taken to the hospital after a head-on crash on I-95 Saturday night in Augusta.
Police: OUI Suspected
The Maine State Police said one of the drivers “was suspected of driving under the influence.”
Driving Wrong Way on I-95
The collision happened on I-95 southbound around 8:17 pm on Saturday night. Shannon Moss, Public Information Officer, Maine Department of Public Safety said 45-year-old Sarah Lincoln from Winthrop “entered the interstate the wrong way and struck a vehicle driven by 18-year old Julia Kronstrand of Litchfield.”
Drivers Taken to the Hospital with Injuries
Both women were transported to Maine General Hospital in August. Kronstrand had serious but non-life threatening injuries and Lincoln sustained minor injuries.
Police are investigating the crash. Assisting on the scene were the Augusta Fire Department and the Augusta Police Department.
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