August 13, 2013

Steep Falls woman dies of crash injuries

Mona Lee Kelley was thrown from her car after it overturned on I-295 last week.

By Scott Dolan
Staff Writer

A woman who was seriously injured last week when her car overturned on Interstate 295 southbound in Bowdoinham has died of her injuries, Maine State Police said Tuesday.

Mona Lee Kelley, 56, of Steep Falls, was thrown from the car after it overturned several times in the median just after 6 p.m. on Aug. 6.

State police had been looking for the car after several motorists called to report seeing the it being driven erratically and striking a guardrail in Gardiner without stopping.

State police suspect alcohol was a factor in the crash.

Were you interviewed for this story? If so, please fill out our accuracy form

Send question/comment to the editors

Further Discussion

Here at we value our readers and are committed to growing our community by encouraging you to add to the discussion. To ensure conscientious dialogue we have implemented a strict no-bullying policy. To participate, you must follow our Terms of Use.

Questions about the article? Add them below and we’ll try to answer them or do a follow-up post as soon as we can. Technical problems? Email them to us with an exact description of the problem. Make sure to include:
  • Type of computer or mobile device your are using
  • Exact operating system and browser you are viewing the site on (TIP: You can easily determine your operating system here.)