The Deputies arrived and found that a 2005 BMW SUV, operated by David Kristiansen, 57, of Waldoboro was crossing Rt. 235 from Old Augusta Rd. travelling eastbound. Witnesses stated he had stopped at the stop sign and proceeded across. There is a crest of a hill at the intersection when travelling northbound as John Shane, 75, of Rockland was operating his 2008 BMW Motorcycle. Shane was not able to stop or avoid the SUV and hit the passenger side doors. Shane was thrown from his motorcycle and was transported to a mid-Maine hospital by life-flight. He was conscious and alert, but with possible internal injuries and broken bones. No injuries by occupants in the SUV. Shane was wearing a helmet.
Warren Fire and Rescue assisted at the scene.
BREAKING NEWS: Warren, Maine - Warren Fire, EMS and Knox County Sheriff's Office are on scene of a car vs motorcycle accident at the intersection of Old Augusta Rd and Ridge Rd on Sunday, August 27th, 2017 in Warren, Maine.
Life flight is requested.
Area shut down.