HOULTON – A Houlton man was injured Monday morning after hitting a moose on Interstate 95.
The crash happened around 2:30 a.m. on I-95 southbound near mile 261 in Herseytown Township, according to a statement from Maine State Police.
Police said Andrew Hanning, 24, lost control of his vehicle after hitting a moose in the roadway.
The statement said Hanning’s car crossed both lanes of the interstate and struck several trees in the median.
According to authorities, he was taken to Millinocket Regional Hospital with minor injuries.
Police said the vehicle sustained extensive damage and the moose was killed in the crash.