Multiple people, including pedestrians, hurt in Augusta crash

Police say the crash between two cars and two pedestrians happened just after 6:15 p.m. on Western Ave and Crossing Way.
Published: Jul. 27, 2022 at 10:45 PM EDT
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AUGUSTA, Maine (WMTW) - Two people were hurt Wednesday evening when they were hit by a vehicle in Augusta.

Police said a vehicle had been stopped at a red light at Crossings Way on Western Avenue at about 6 p.m. when it was hit from behind by a second vehicle when the light turned green. The second vehicle then hit two pedestrians.

Police said both pedestrians, a 67-year-old woman from Auburn and a 44-year-old man from Lewiston, were taken to Maine Medical Center in Portland.

Both drivers and a passenger were also treated for injuries. The conditions of those involved was not clear Thursday morning.

Police said the driver of the second vehicle was a 23-year-old man from Clinton.

Augusta and Maine State Police were investigating the crash.

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