Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office: Six accidents

Tue, 05/11/2021 - 11:45am

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office responded to 159 calls for service for the period of May 4 to May 11. Year to date, LCSO has responded to 3,754 calls for service.

    Summonses

    A 17-year-old male juvenile from Union was issued a summons May 8 for Minor Consuming Liquor, on Bryant Street, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

    A 16-year-old male juvenile from Cushing was issued a summons May 8 for Minor Consuming Liquor, on Bryant Street, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

    A17-year-old male juvenile from Warren was issued a summons May 8 for Minor Consuming Liquor, on Bryant Street, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

    Emily E. Wotton, 19, of Waldoboro was issued a summons May 8 for Minor Consuming Liquor, on Bryant Street, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

    Jeffrey A. Collamore, 49, of Bristol was issued a summons May 8 for Furnishing Place for Minors to Consume/Possess Liquor, on Bryant Street, Bristol, by Deputy Jonathan Colby.

    Arrest

    Scott M. Billings, 39, of Boothbay Harbor was arrested May 8 for Operating under the Influence – 1 prior, on Back River Road, Boothbay, by Deputy Michael Moody.

    Accidents

    On May 4, an accident occurred on Bradley Hill Road in Bristol involving Melissa Collins, 39, of Rockland. Ms. Collins left her driveway, while still trying to buckle her seat belt, in her 2004 Acura RSX. As she was traveling northbound, she was distracted and drifted to the left shoulder, where she struck a utility pole with the driver’s front corner and coming to final rest in this position. Sgt. Ronald Rollins was the investigating officer.

    On May 4, an accident occurred on Route 1 in Newcastle involving Katherine Hossler of Newcastle. Ms. Hossler was operating her 2011 Jeep Wrangler northbound when a turkey flew into the path of her vehicle and collided with her windshield. Lt. Brendan Kane was the investigating officer.

    On May 6, an accident occurred on Route 32 in Jefferson involving Tyler J. Truman, 38, of Jefferson and Patrick McDonald, 63, of Litchfield. Mr. Truman was operating his 2010 Nissan Sentra westbound on Route 17, making a left turn on to Route 32. Mr. McDonald was operating his 2020 Ford eastbound on Route 17, when Mr. Truman turned in front of him and both vehicles collided. Deputy Chad Gilbert was the investigating officer.

    On May 6, an accident occurred on Bath Road in Wiscasset involving Donald A. Hayes, 71, of Fort Fairfield. Mr. Hayes was operating his 2001 Lincoln Continental southbound on Gardiner Road when he drove straight through the intersection with Route 1, went over the curb and down a hill, where he then struck the flagpole in front of the Sheriff’s Office. Deputy Andrew Miner was the investigating officer.

    On May 9, an accident occurred on River Road in Edgecomb involving Dylan P. Geyer, 29, of Boothbay. Mr. Geyer was operating his 2017 Chevrolet Silverado southbound when he observed approximately 10 deer cross the road. Mr. Geyer stated he swerved to avoid the deer and went off the road. Sgt. Kevin Dennison was the investigating officer.

    On May 10, an accident occurred on Wiscasset Road in Boothbay involving Joan P. Braunhardt, 75, of Albuquerque, New Mexico. Ms. Braunhardt was operating her 2021 Nissan Versa southbound when she drifted off the road and entered the southbound ditch. Her vehicle continued into the ditch, striking a sign and two trees. Sgt. Kevin Dennison was the investigating officer.