Cyndi Wood

UPDATE: Rollover Accident on Bar Harbor Road

Cyndi Wood

A Trenton firefighter checks on Roy Goodwin, 82, as rescuers attempt to extract the Seal Cove resident from his overturned car on the Bar Harbor Road Dec. 1.

TRENTON — A vehicle rolled over on the Bar Harbor Road around 3 p.m. Dec. 1 when the driver lost control on a curve.

The driver, Roy Goodwin, 82, of Seal Cove was conscious and did not appear to be seriously injured, according to Hancock County Sheriff’s Deputy Jeff McFarland.

The accident occurred near Romer Farms.

McFarland said Goodwin lost control of his 2003 Ford Taurus on a curve. The car skidded on the gravel shoulder and came to rest on its roof at the bottom of a small embankment.

Goodwin was transported to Maine Coast Memorial Hospital.

The Trenton Fire Department, Hancock County Sheriff’s Department and County Ambulance responded.

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Cyndi Wood

Cyndi Wood

New Media Editor
Cyndi oversees web content and social media for The Ellsworth American and Mount Desert Islander newspapers. The Ellsworth native joined the staff of The American in 2007 as a reporter. When she's not in front of a computer screen, you can find her in her garage working on an ever-growing stack of DIY projects.