BAR HARBOR — Sam Buck, 24, of Bar Harbor, was taken by ambulance to Maine Coast Memorial Hospital in Ellsworth with head injuries after crashing his ATV on County Road in Bar Harbor on March 21.
He was subsequently taken by LifeFlight helicopter to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor. Police say Buck was thrown at least 10 feet from the ATV onto the pavement before the machine veered off the road and struck a tree. A cause for the accident was not determined, although police say excessive speed and alcohol may have been factors. No information on Buck’s condition was available.