After Tragic Crash, Maine Family Works to Make Roadways Safer

In 2015, 4,067 people were killed in large truck crashes in the United States

After Tragic Crash, Maine Family Works to Make Roadways Safer

Jackman, ME:  The Mahaney Family lost their 5 year old son Liam, parents Christina and Gary were badly injured and their home was destroyed when a 100,000 + lb. logging truck crashed and dumped its logs onto their home.  The truck driver admitted that he had falled asleep behind the wheel.

This fall the Mahaneys were shocked to learn that the Somerset County District Attorney’s office would not press charges against  truck driver Christian Cloutier.  To read more click here.

The Mahaneys, seeking to prevent another family from suffering the needless loss and pain that their family is enduring, reached out to community and state leaders to make their roadways safer.  To view story click here:  http://www.wabi.tv/news/25910/5-months-after-tragedy-jackman-residents-trying-to-slow-log-trucks-down.