Investigation finds officer made improper flip in Ellsworth crash that injured 2

The officer concerned in a two-vehicle crash in Ellsworth on Sept. 24 made an improper flip earlier than placing the SUV.

Officer Zachary Chandler, 26, was driving the cruiser west on Route 1 in Ellsworth round 12:45 p.m. when he tried to make a U-Flip close to the Twin Hill Highway intersection, based on the Hancock County Sheriff’s Division.

As Chandler turned from the breakdown lane the cruiser struck the passenger facet of a Toyota SUV that was passing it on the left, “inflicting it to roll over a number of occasions earlier than coming to relaxation on its facet in a ditch,” Deputy Kyle Kramer wrote in a synopsis of the crash.

Leela Stockley is an alumna of the College of Maine. She was raised in northern Maine, and loves her cat Wesley, her pet Percy and staying lively within the Maine outside.
Extra by Leela Stockley