Old Town Man Dies at Scene of Center Street Crash
An Old Town man died at the scene of a Friday morning crash on Center Street.
Seth Barden, 41, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident, which took place near the intersection with Fourth Street shortly before 10 AM.
A reconstruction team made up of both personnel from Old Town and Bangor Police departments were on hand, for quite some time.
Police say it appears the crash was the result of a medical event.
When crews arrived at the scene of the single-vehicle crash, they attempted life-saving measures on the driver but were unsuccessful.
The road was closed for several hours because a utility pole was broken.
As of 4 PM, power crews were still on scene, and the road was still closed, as they tried to secure the area and make it safe, once again, for travel. Traffic attempting to get through that area of Old Town was backed up for blocks.