There was a deadly accident in Harrington this morning. Route 1A was the scene of a crash between a tractor trailer truck and a pickup. Officials say a man driving the pickup crossed the center line and into the path of the truck. He was killed and the people in the truck escaped without serious injuries. The Washington County Sheriff's Department is now trying to figure out why it happened.
The driver of the pickup has been identified as 53 year old Michael Strout of Milbridge. His son was a passenger, but was not hurt. The driver of the tractor trailer have been identified as Stephen Robinson who is also from Milbridge. Strout was not wearing a seatbelt, but everyone else involved in the crash was. What caused Strout to cross the center line is something investigators are trying to determine.
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