ELLSWORTH — The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal crash that happened Wednesday night on Surry Road.
According to Lt. Tim Cote, the three-vehicle crash claimed the life of 66-year-old Kathleen Anderson of Ellsworth.
Cote said 62-year-old Thomas Bugbee of Blue Hill was traveling west on Surry Road and attempted to pass several vehicles.
He said Bugbee crashed into a vehicle driven by 36-year-old Daniel McLaughlin of Massachusetts, causing the car to roll over.
According to Cote, Bugbee’s vehicle spun sideways and crashed into the car driven by Anderson, who died at the scene.
Bugbee, McLaughlin and a passenger in McLaughlin’s vehicle were taken to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.
The cause of the accident is still under investigation.