Man killed in Route 9 accident



AMHERST – Heavy rains on Route 9 in Amherst Thursday resulted in a single vehicle accident that claimed the life of a Perry man, the Maine State Police reported Friday.

The deceased, Ervins Bubier, was 41, said Trooper Blaine Silk.

Bubier’s wife, Renee, 39, had been driving westbound when she lost control of the vehicle, which went off the roadway and rolled several times, the trooper said.

Renee suffered critical injuries and was taken to Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center, Silk said.

The crash occurred at 1:33 p.m. during a heavy rainstorm, police said.

No word as of yet on Friday about Renee’s condition.

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