Deputies identify Jefferson teen killed in Edgecomb crash
EDGECOMB, Maine (WMTW) — The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office said a Jefferson teen was killed in a weekend crash in the town of Edgecomb.
The crash was reported just before 10:20 p.m. Sunday on River Road.
Investigators said Paris R. Pierpont, 17, was driving north on River Road when the car crossed into the southbound lane and went off the road, hitting a utility pole and tree.
Deputies said Pierpont died at the scene and was the only person in the car.
Officials said Pierpont was not wearing a seat belt, and speed and alcohol are being investigated as factors in the crash.
River Road was closed in the area of the crash for several hours.
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