Man escapes major injury after car slams into moose on New England road
GLENWOOD, Maine — A driver hit a moose on Tuesday night but ended up with only minor injuries.
Paul McCleary, 45, of Brunswick, Maine, was traveling north on Route 2A in Glenwood Plantation just before 9 p.m. Tuesday when a moose crossed into the road in front of him. McCleary said that he could not avoid the moose and ran into it totaling his car.
McCleary sustained a cut to his head and an injury to his wrist. He was checked by EMS at the scene and released.
The moose died in the crash.