Maine State Police says a crash on I-295 in Yarmouth is backing up traffic in the area. Credit: Courtesy Maine State Police

YARMOUTH, Maine — A crash on I-295 in Yarmouth backed up traffic in the area on Tuesday, according to the Maine State Police.

A driver traveling northbound lost control of her vehicle and crossed the median before rolling into the southbound lane just before the Yarmouth exit, according to officials.

She suffered minor injuries in the crash.

Police worked to clear the scene and advised drivers to avoid the area if possible.