FREEPORT, Maine — A Maine man has died after his truck collided with a swerving car and overturned on Interstate 295 in Freeport.

Fifty-two-year-old Dana Thibeault was driving a tractor trailer cab without a load Thursday night on the interstate. The Portland Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2wt415Q ) a van occupied by Mark and Marie Fleming swerved to avoid a deer and collided with Thibeault’s truck.

Both vehicles overturned. Thibeault died at the scene; the Flemings suffered non-life-threatening injuries.


Information from: Portland Press Herald, http://www.pressherald.com

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