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Four injured in Lebanon car crash

LEBANON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Four people were injured in a serious two-car accident in Lebanon Sunday morning.

In a news release from the Lebanon Rescue Department, Assistant Chief Jason Cole said emergency crews responded to the accident around 10:45 a.m. Sunday at the intersection of Carl Broggi Highway and Depot Road in East Lebanon.  When crews arrived on scene, they found two cars with extensive damage.

Cole said a 2013 Kia Sedan was traveling off of Little River Road and heading straight onto Depot Road when it didn't stop for a red light. A Chrysler Sebring was traveling on Carl Broggi Highway with a green light and was struck by the Kia.

Rescue officials said a total of four patients were evaluated at the scene.  A female passenger in the Kia was taken to Goodall Hospital in Sanford with serious but non-life threatening injuries. 

Lebanon home destroyed in fire

LEBANON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Investigators are working to determine what caused a fire to break out early Saturday morning that destroyed a home in the town of Lebanon.

Lebanon Fire Chief Skip Wood said crews were called to a home on Champion Street just after 2:30 a.m.  No one was home at the time of the fire, but Wood said the house was completely destroyed.

Chief Wood said several nearby fire departments were called to assist the Lebanon Fire Department battle the flames.  Crews remained on scene for several hours putting out hot spots, and the scene was cleared around 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

No cause has been determined yet for the fire.  The State Fire Marshal's office has been called in to investigate. 

Three injured in two separate crashes in Lebanon

LEBANON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - State Police are investigating two accidents in Lebanon.

PHOTOS: Two accidents in Lebannon

The first happened just after noon yesterday on Route 111 near West Lebanon Road.

The driver of a Chevy Cavalier did not see the cars ahead of her stopped for a turning dump truck -- and she rear-ended a pick-up at full speed.

Emergency crews say the 18 year old woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries -- but she is expected to be okay.Then later in the day -- before 6 in the evening -- crews responded to another crash at the intersection of Route 111 and Lower Middle Road.

Crews found one woman thrown from her car -- and another with serious injuries.

They say a Toyota crashed into a Jeep that was turning left.

High School LAX schedule changes

(NEWS CENTER) - The Maine Principals' Association announced adjustments to the State Championship schedule in Boys and Girls Lacrosse

LACROSSE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP JUNE 15, 2013
Class A Boys - 10:00 a.m. Cheverus vs. Scarborough
Class A Girls - 12:30 p.m. Cheverus vs. Massabesic
Class B Boys - 3:00 p.m. Yarmouth vs. Cape Elizabeth
Class B Girls - 5:30 p.m. Yarmouth vs. Winner Waynflete v Cape Elizabeth

More high school playoffs rescheduled

(NEWS CENTER) - Wednesday's rain forced more high school games to be rescheduled, here is the list;

WEST REGIONALS 
JUNE 12
Baseball 

3PM Marshwood vs. Westbrook @ ST JOE'S
6:30PM Falmouth vs. York @ ST. JOE'S
Softball 
3:30PM Greely vs. Gray/New Gloucester @ST. JOE'S
7:00PM Scarborough vs. Sanford @ ST. JOE'S

JUNE 13
Baseball

3:00PM Dirigo vs. St. Dominic @ ST. JOE'S
6:30PM Buckfield vs. Richmond @ ST. JOE'S
Softball
3:30PM Richmond vs. Greenville @ ST. JOE'S
7:00PM Madison vs. Dirigo @ ST. JOE'S

EAST REGIONALS
June 13
Baseball 

3:00PM Stearns vs. Bucksport @ UMO MAHANEY DIAMOND
3:00PM Winslow vs. Waterville @ MANSFIELD, BANGOR

High School Playoffs Postponed

(NEWS CENTER) - Tuesday's inclement weather has forced the postponement of today's high school regional baseball and softball action. Here are the re-scheduled game times.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 12

WEST REGIONAS ST JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
Baseball
Marshwood v Westbrook 3PM
Falmouth v York 6:30PM

Softball

Greely v Gray/New Gloucester 3:30PM