A Maine woman has been charged with intentionally driving her car into a tractor-trailer truck and causing a crash in Woolwich.
The Sagadahoc County Sheriff's Office says 36-year-old Sandra Francis, of Damariscotta, faces charges that include driving to endanger and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon in the crash last week on U.S. Route 1.
Sheriff Joel Merry says the tractor-trailer driven by 66-year-old Robert Martin, of Sunapee, New Hampshire, was traveling south when Francis's vehicle traveling north veered directly into its path.
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Merry says Martin made every attempt to avoid the collision and ended up wedged against a line of guardrails. He wasn't hurt.
Francis was hospitalized with injuries not considered life-threatening. She's due in court Jan. 10. It wasn't immediately known if she has an attorney.