Fatal crash in Deer Isle under investigation



DEER ISLE — The Maine State Police are investigating a fatal crash that occurred in Little Deer Isle near the information center Sunday night.

The vehicle caught fire and the Deer Isle Fire Department was on scene for a couple of hours, said Fire Chief Brent Morey.

Sgt. Jason Sattler said the vehicle was headed onto the island coming off the bridge. Trooper Travis Chapman is investigating the accident.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Jennifer Osborn

Jennifer Osborn

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