Thursday, December 12, 2013
3-vehicle accident in Winthrop injures one driver
WINTHROP — Slippery driving conditions Saturday morning caused four accidents, including a three-vehicle crash that resulted in one of the drivers being taken to MaineGeneral Medical Center in Augusta for treatment of injuries. A 22-year-old Scarborough woman’s vehicle collided head-on with a car in the opposite lane on U.S. Route 202 after her veheicle rear-ended the vehicle in front of her. Winthrop police Capt. Ryan Frost said snow on the road prevented the woman from being able to stop for a vehicle that was slowing down for turning traffic. The driver in the rear-ended car complained of minor pain but didn’t need treatment, Frost said. The woman taken to MaineGeneral was treated and released that day. Augusta Saturday At 4:14 p.m., traffic complaints were reported near the Kmart department store on Western Avenue. Sunday At 12:45 a.m., disorderly conduct was reported on Water Street. 1:01 a.m., a domestic disturbance was reported on Oxford Street. 1:19 a.m., criminal trespassing was reported on Water Street. 9:01 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported at the intersection of Civic Center Drive and Garden Court. 11:05 a.m., theft was reported near Stacey’s Hallmark Shop on Water Street. 11:34 a.m., harassment was reported on Viles Street. 11:51 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported near Western Avenue and Memorial Circle. 12:25 p.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported near Civic Center Drive. 12:36 p.m., criminal mischief was reported at the warming center on Front Street. 12:48 p.m., a mentally disturbed person was reported at Crisis and Counseling on Caldwell Road. Winthrop Saturday At 5:35 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Route 133. 7:32 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on U.S. Route 202. 8:11 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Winthrop Center Road. 8:29 a.m., a motor vehicle accident was reported on Route 41. 9:19 a.m., a traffic hazard was reported on Green Street. 3:36 p.m., criminal mischief was reported on Main Street. 10:57 p.m., a structure fire was reported on Route 41. 4:48 p.m., a family fight was reported on Route 133. Sunday At 8:10 a.m., a family fight was reported on Bowdoin Street. 9:17 a.m., a theft was reported on Peck Farm Road. 11:54 a.m., an animal control problem was reported on Maple Ridge Drive. 1:58 p.m., a traffic hazard was reported on Holmes Street. Arrests AUGUSTA Saturday At 10:26 p.m., Gary S. Wallace, 45, of Augusta, was arrested on charges of violating probation and refusing to submit to arrest or detention by police responding to a report of disorderly conduct on Cedar Street.