November 22, 2012

Crash near Rumford kills man

Police say others are injured in the accident on Route 108.

PERU — Authorities say at least one person has died in a vehicle crash on Route 108 near the Peru-Rumford town line.

The Lewiston Sun Journal reports it’s believed a Dixfield man in his early 20s was killed in the crash early Thursday and that several others were injured.

Police blocked off a long section of Route 108 at about 3 a.m.

Officers from the Oxford County Sheriff’s Department and Rumford police remained at the scene later Thursday morning. They did not release any names of people in the crash.

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