Orland man killed in Bucksport crash

Published: Jan. 19, 2022 at 12:03 PM EST
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BUCKSPORT, Maine (WABI) - An Orland man was killed in a crash on Route 15 in Bucksport Tuesday afternoon.

Bucksport Police say 73-year-old James Yates’ vehicle crashed into the back of a fuel truck that had stopped at railroad tracks.

The collision caused Yates’ vehicle to spin into the other lane hitting another car.

The driver and passenger of that vehicle were taken to the hospital for non life threatening injuries.

Yates died at the scene.

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