One Dead After Crash Involving Pickup, Logging Truck In Piscataquis County
A crash involving a pickup truck and logging truck Monday on Golden Road in Piscataquis County left one person dead, according to media reports.
A dispatcher with the Piscataquis County Sheriff's Office said the wreck occurred on Golden Road at mile 36 1/2 in Township 2 Range 12.
Authorities said the driver of the pickup truck was killed after colliding with the parked big rig, WABI reported.
WABI was told the driver of the pickup could not see the logging truck due to reduced visibility caused by dust on the roadway.
The victim's name was not immediately released pending notification of family.
Golden Road is a 96-mile private road that was built by the Great Northern Paper Company.