Saturday, 12 August 2017 21:29

Two dead in early morning crash at and of Penobscot Narrows Bridge Featured

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PROSPECT - Waldo County Sheriff's deputies responded to a deadly scene in Prospect Early Saturday morning.

Just after five in the morning, officers responded to the Prospect side of the Penobscot Narrows Bridge.


There they say they found a sedan that crashed just after exiting the bridge.


"It failed to negotiate the corner, and crashed into the cliffs on the other side of the bridge," Sgt. Nicholas Oettinger said. "[Deputies] found four people inside the vehicle; two were deceased."


Daniel Huntington, 39, and Sarah Brown, 37, both died in the crash. The other two passengers were taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center with serious injuries.


The crash is still under investigation.

David Guildford

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David joined the news team in March of 2017. First and foremost he is a proud Mainer. Before reporting for ABC7 and FOX22, he interned at WLBZ2 in Bangor, and attended the University of Maine's journalism program.

David was raised in the western Maine foothills, and has been a lifelong viewer of local Maine news. He hopes to bring this perspective to telling the stories of folks in the community.

When not on the job, David enjoys skiing, snowmobiling, spending time at the family camp on Branch Lake, and playing slow-pitch softball with the other Bangor gym class heroes.