Tractor Trailer stikes Town Landmark

Posted on Apr 08 2009
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At approximately 1:58 AM, a Tractor Trailer truck driven by Joseph S. Lemire of Columbia Ct. struck the Historic Aldrich Mill on Aldrich Street. The truck was attempting to deliver a load of sod to the Orchards when the driver took a wrong turn.

The  top the the Trailer unit, owned by Hirschbach and Son of South Sioux City Nebraska, got caught on the upper wall of the unit while trying to cross the bridge over Batchelor Brook, causing damage to the wall and roof. Cost to repair is unknown. TYhe accident was investigated vy Sgt. Kevin O'Grady and Ptl. Bob Ash.

The Mill is featured on the Town seal.

Last changed: Apr 09 2009 at 7:28 AM