BOWDOINHAM, Maine — Traffic on Interstate 295 near Bowdoinham is backed up considerably this morning following a rollover of a tractor trailer truck carrying diesel fuel, according to Sagadahoc County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy Brett Strout.

The accident was reported at 8:18 a.m. Wednesday near I-295’s Mile 40 marker in the northbound lane. Strout said his deputies and local fire departments were working to clean up a diesel spill and that the Maine State Police were investigating the cause of the crash. No one was seriously injured.

Crews were still cleaning up the scene as of 9:45 a.m.

Christopher Cousins

Christopher Cousins has worked as a journalist in Maine for more than 15 years and covered state government for numerous media organizations before joining the Bangor Daily News in 2009.