Two people hurt after jumping from truck in Somerset County

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MOSCOW, Maine (WABI) Authorities were called to a reported crash in Somerset County Saturday afternoon...what they found was a bit different.

Deputies say 34-year-old Damien Raymond had been fishing with 31-year-old Julie York near Moscow on the Palmer Pond Road, a roadway only used for logging.

They say the truck Raymond was driving lost its brakes, and the pair decided to jump out as the truck went downhill at a high rate of speed.

The truck crashed into several trees before stopping.

Raymond was flown to a Bangor hospital and is stable condition.

York suffered minor injuries.