The blinding sun may have caused a massive crash involving about 30 cars on a Maine interstate Tuesday morning, state authorities said.
The chain reaction accident was on Interstate 95 in Carmela
Some people were injured, including one person who was seriously injured and was transported to the hospital by helicopter. said Stephen McCausland, a spokesman for the Main Department of Public Safety.
The crash has closed several northbound lanes in the middle of several hundred drivers. said McCausland.
A team of soldiers and the country’s fleet of wreckers has responded to help clear wrecked cars from the roadway.
Initial reports say that the first accident as a result of the dark sun could occur at 7 am and 45m. Before other actions will hit China’s response, said McCausland.
It’s also possible that the intrastate was coated in a thin layer of ice. The temperature was coated in a thin layer of ice. The temperature was near zero and a light snow shower moved through the area shortly before the crash.