30 Car Pileup in Maine


Photo from Maine Forest Service Helicopter, courtesy of the Maine Forest Rangers
Photo from Maine Forest Service Helicopter, courtesy of the Maine Forest Rangers

There was a 30 vehicle pileup on Tuesday morning near Carmel, Maine.


As a result of the crash, several motorists were stranded.


The northbound lanes of I-95 were closed for several hours.


Several people were reportedly injured. One person is seriously injured.


Initial reports say blinding sun may have caused the first crash about 7:45 AM, and then several other vehicles collided in a chain reaction.


A team of troopers and a fleet of wreckers were on scene to clear the road of the wrecked vehicles.