(NEWS CENTER) – A small plane crashed 60 miles north of Telos Checkpoint Friday night, injuring two men.
Millinocket Deputy Fire Chief Thomas Malcom said his department received a call at approximately 9:15 Friday night saying that one person had been injured and needed Millinocket's assistance.
Malcom said the information developed fast to where it was reported a small plane had crashed and that there were two injuries. Malcom sent an ambulance to Telos Checkpoint in Township 5, R11 to meet a private vehicle carrying one of the injured men. Officials say when the vehicle arrived, the patient was already bandaged and refused transport to the hospital.
Malcom was not clear on what injuries the other person suffered, but he believed they were not serious.
Malcom added Maine State Police Troop F and the Federal Aviation Administration are both currently investigating the crash.