Fatal Car Accident Leaves One Dead, Others Injured

A man is dead tonight and others are in critical condition. This comes after an early morning car accident in Old Town, on Main Street near Stillwater Avenue.
 
Authorities responded to the scene at 4:52 this morning. Upon arrival officers say they found a 2007 dodge caliber had struck a utility pole and rolled over, with driver, 23-year-old Jonathan Worster of Carmel ejected from the vehicle.  He was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.  
 
A 23-year-old-male from Brewer was found trapped in the vehicle and had to be rescued by old town fire.  Authorities say he is in critical condition.
 
A 24-year-old woman and 21-year-old man, both from Old Town, were also in the accident, and reported to have suffered some injuries.
 
The crash is currently under investigation and being reconstructed by old town police with the assistance of Maine state police.  Authorities do say speed seems to be a factor.
Andrew Scheinthal

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Andrew joined the WVII ABC 7 and WFVX FOX 22 News team in June of 2012. Since a young child he always wanted to pursue a career in Broadcast Journalism, and is honored to start his journey in Eastern Maine. He enjoys nothing more than meeting the members of the community and sharing their stories with our viewers.

Raised in Houston, Texas, Andrew graduated from Suffolk University located in Boston, Massachusetts where he majored in Communications. Before moving up to the Pine Tree State, Andrew was a student reporter for The Morning Show on New England Cable News (NECN).

When not in the newsroom, Andrew enjoys volunteering at the Bangor Humane Society. You can see him there at least once a week interacting with many of the dogs. He also enjoys cooking, reading, watching his favorite movies, and going to the gym.

Make sure to say hi when you see him on the streets, and mention Finding Nemo (his favorite movie) if you want some brownie points!

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