Litchfield man dies after crash in Union
A Litchfield man has died after a crash in Union.
It happened a little before 7 Tuesday evening on Route 17.
Police say the driver of the car 75-year-old Ernest Pushard of Gardiner was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.
We're told his passenger 64-year-old Daniel Bailey died at the scene.
According to authorities, the driver of the 18-wheeler 32-year-old William Cleaves Jr. of Dover-Foxcroft suffered only minor injuries.
Officials say it appears Cleaves Jr. was driving on Route 17 when Pushard pulled out in front of him.
The crash remains under investigation.