ORIENT, Maine (CBS) â A Maine driver attempting to take a selfie with his friends in a crowded vehicle crashed into a tree on Saturday, according to authorities.
Maine State Police say 29-year-old Jordan Toner, of Hampden, and his seven passengers were driving on Deering Lake Road in Orient when the crash happened.READ MORE: Red Line Train Derails At Broadway MBTA Station
âToner leaned over to take a âselfieâ picture with his friends, and ran off the road into a tree,â police said in a statement.READ MORE: Andrea Campbell Seeking Commitments Before Endorsing Mayoral Candidate
Two women sitting in the front passenger seat suffered the worst injuries, and police say neither wore a seatbelt. One woman fractured her nose, while the other was hospitalized for neck and possible back injuries.
Two other men in the car sustained minor injuries. The passengers were all in their 20s and 30s.MORE NEWS: Inspired By Mother, NH Teacher Running Virtual Boston Marathon For Stepping Strong Center
Toner is set to appear in court for âfailing to maintain control of a motor vehicle due to being distracted.â