A Freedom man was killed when the car he drove crashed in Troy Monday night. The Waldo County Sheriff’s Office reports 24 year old Scott Anderson Jr died due to injuries he sustained when his 2001 Chevy Impala crashed in to a ditch and hit some trees on the North Dixmont Road at about 8:15pm. There were 4 people total in the vehicle and the driver and front passenger had to be extricated. Crews worked for over an hour to extricate the trapped occupants. Also seriously injured in the crash are 20 year old Casey White of Clinton, 19 year old Jesse Weeman of Dixmont and a 16 year old female passenger.
Police say the cause of the crash remains under investigation however speed is considered a factor in the crash.