28-year-old Kevin Martin of Jefferson was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash on Togus Road in Chelsea.
From the Maine State Police: On Wednesday, August 16, 2023 at approximately 6:50pm, Troopers responded to a single vehicle rollover crash near 381 Togus Road in Chelsea. Preliminary investigation indicates that the driver of a 2013 Ford Focus was traveling eastbound on Togus road when he made an unsafe pass at a high rate of speed, came over a knoll and swerved to avoid a car pulling into a driveway. The driver then lost control of his vehicle, crossed over the center line and struck a telephone pole causing the vehicle to roll before it came to rest in a ditch on the westbound side of the road. The driver, 28-year-old Kevin Martin of Jefferson was pronounced dead at the scene. The crash remains under investigation.