DYER BROOK – Bangor man was injured in a car crash in Aroostook County early Saturday morning.
First responders got a call around 4:30 a.m. about a crash on Interstate 95 in Dyer Brook, according to a press release from Maine State Police.
Richard Matthews swerved to avoid something in the road and went off the interstate into a ditch.
He ran about a mile to get help, and the call about the crash came in from an Oakfield restaurant.
Matthews was taken to Houlton Regional Hospital for his injuries and for hypothermia and frostbite.
Maine State Police are reminding the public to keep extra warm winter clothes in their cars in case of situations like this.