Edwin Rowe, 67, fatally struck by vehicle on while walking along unlit portion of Route 1 in Hancock, Maine

Modified Date: 
Wed, 12/07/2022 - 1:25pm
Accident Date: 
Wednesday, December 7, 2022

Man hit by car, killed on Route 1 in Hancock

Officials say Rowe was wearing dark clothing at the time and the stretch of road where he was walking was dark and without streetlights.

State police say weather and visibility appear to be factors in the crash.

Hancock man dies after being hit by truck while walking on Route 1

It happened around 6:15 a.m., according to a release from Maine Department of Public Safety spokesperson Shannon Moss.

People Involved: 
Edwin Rowe
Route 1
Bangor, ME