Driver Topped 115 mph Before Crashing while Fleeing Deputy
FALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Officials say a Maine man sped away from a deputy at speeds topping 115 mph (185-kph) on Interstate 95 before crashing and flipping the vehicle.
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office says the 28-year-old driver from Portland was charged with driving to endanger, operating after suspension and giving a false name to an officer Sunday evening.
The crash at Exit 53 remains under investigation.
Officials say the driver suffered injuries that weren't life-threatening, and a passenger was uninjured.