On Tuesday May 5, 2020 at approximately 4:27 PM Rochester Police, Rochester Fire, and Frisbie EMS responded to the intersection of Salmon Falls Road and Portland Street for a two car motor vehicle accident with injury. Emergency personnel arrived on scene to find one vehicle with heavy front end damage and a second vehicle with damage to the front right corner.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Christopher Travers, 35, of East Rochester, NH, was operating a Hyundai Sonata traveling south on Portland Street. Paul Spinucci, 62, of Berwick, ME, was operating a Toyota Corolla traveling east on Salmon Falls Road. Travers proceeded through the intersection when he was struck by the Corolla.
As a result of the collision, Paul Spinucci and his passenger, Charlotte Spinucci, were transported to Frisbie Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
The accident remains under investigation and anyone with information is asked to contact Officer Timothy Costin as 603-330-7127 in reference to 20-276-AC.
Sergeant Jacob Benjamin