Crash demolishes power pole, truck
Rockland — Rockland Fire and Emergency Medical Services was called to a crash at 3 Camden St. just after 7 p.m. Dec. 13.
A 38-year-old Waldoboro woman was arrested for operating under the influence of drugs, operating without a license, and three counts of possession of drugs after she was evaluated and released from the hospital, according to Sgt. Ken Smith of the Rockland Police Department.
Aleisa Demichael was driving south on Camden Street when she crossed the center line, and continued through a weigh station fence before the truck settled on a hill, stopped by trees and rocks, said Smith.
According to first responders, the truck also struck a utility pole, breaking it off and causing most of the North End to lose power.
The 2011 Nissan Frontier was destroyed. Speed is also considered to be a cause of the crash.