Three injured in Rockland head-on crash

By Beth A. Birmingham | Aug 20, 2014
Courtesy of: Rockland Fire and EMS Passengers in a vehicle were extricated following a two-car crash on Park Street Aug. 19.

Rockland — Passengers had to be extricated from a vehicle Aug. 19, following a two-car head-on crash on Park Street.

Rockland Fire and EMS and Thomaston EMS responded to the crash at about 7 p.m. at 212 Park St.

Danielle Delano, 26, of Cushing was traveling west on Route 1 in a 2001 white Chevrolet sport utility vehicle, when a blue 2003 Chrysler passenger van, driven by Barbara Seiders, 46, of Thomaston made a left turn in front of her, causing the collision, according to a police report filed by Sgt. Tony Camporiale.

A witness told Camporiale the van crossed right in front of the SUV, according to the report.

Delano received incapacitating abrasions across her body. Seiders had abrasions to her arms. A passenger in Seiders' vehicle, Diane Daniello, 69, complained of back pain, according to the report.

Delano and Seiders were taken to Pen Bay Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

According to Deputy Chief Wall Towers Seiders was held accountable for the crash for failure to yield right-of-way.


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Beth rejoined Courier Publications' news staff in February 2013. She previously worked at The Courier-Gazette from 1981 to 1990.

Her coverage area includes Warren, Union, Friendship, Waldoboro, Washington and RSU40.

Beth has a passion for photography, and a degree from the University of Maine at Augusta, in affiliation with the Maine Photographic Workshop in Rockport.

Aside from photography, Beth enjoys working out, ocean therapy sessions and walks along the waterfront, as well as other outdoor activities. She has a daughter, Claire, who is 16.

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