Wednesday, 14 September 2016 08:15

Scary sceme as tractor trailer go wrong way on Maine Turnpike

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KENNEBUNK - A Virginia man is behind bars after police said he drove a tractor trailer several miles in the wrong direction on the Maine Turnpike without his lights on.

Maine state police say Michael Crews, 49, is charged with driving to endanger.


It was around 9:30 p.m Tuesday when authorities responded to the turnpike and nearly crashed into the truck head-on. They said Crews hit the back of a cruiser but no one was hurt.


It's believed crews got into the wrong lane at the Kennebunk Service Plaza.


Crews was taken to a local hospital for evaluation.