A motorist in Orient, about two hours north of Bangor, crashed his vehicle as he attempted to take a “selfie” while driving.
In so doing, he not only wrecked his car, he and two of his passengers were injured and had to be rushed to a local hospital. He had reportedly been with seven passengers total. In an attempt to immortalize the good time they were having, the man took out his camera phone, leaned in to be included in the shot – and then lost control of his car, slamming head-on into a tree.
That’s according to several media reports, which indicate the driver was not a teenager, but rather a 29-year-old man. The others in the vehicle were between the ages of 28 and 35. The two friends who were injured were seated in the front seat and were not wearing seat belts. Continue reading