WHITEFIELD – A man from Wiscasset was killed last night following a bad crash in Whitefield.
Officials stated 38 year old Cory Barter was traveling on Route 218 when he crossed into the opposite lane and continued into a stand of trees.
According to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department, Barter wasn’t wearing a seat belt and he was thrown from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Barter was traveling alone when the crash happened just before 8:30 p.m..
Deputies said they suspect speed and the consumption of alcohol were factors in the crash.