Police are examining after a cars and truck drove into baseball stands and
through a park in Portland PORTLAND, Maine– One senior male suffered serious, however non-life-threatening, injuries after a car drove into the stands at a ball park before pulling up in a play ground in Portland’s Deering Oaks Park,
according to the Portland Authorities Department. It occurred at 5:25 p.m. Sunday. Portland Authorities Lieutenant Dan Hondo states the motorist of the automobile was detained at the scene on suspicion of running while under the influence.
A witness at the field states there was a U14 baseball doubleheader video game underway, with parents relaxing the borders of the field enjoying the 2nd video game.
“A woman came going through yelling, ‘Get out of the method, get out of the way,'” stated Barbara, from Portsmouth, New Hampshire.” I heard a rumble … then I saw this black vehicle just come shouting through, struck the bleachers where there were 2 gentlemen sitting.”
Barbara states she saw the senior male fly through the air after impact. He was carried to Maine Medical Center in Portland.
method, according to the witness.
Cops are examining the occurrence and intend on releasing more info about the driver Monday.