KITTERY, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- One woman was killed Thursday afternoon on the Maine Turnpike after she was involved in a crash with a tractor-trailer.
State Police said a tractor trailer crashed through guardrails, crossed the median, and collided head-on with an oncoming SUV at mile 2 of the Maine Turnpike. 59-year-old Christine Anderson of Smithfield, Rhode Island, was driving the SUV. Anderson died instantly.
Police are questioning the driver of the truck, which was hauling paper products.
One of the three northbound lanes of the turnpike was still closed Thursday afternoon as Maine State Police investigate the crash.