Wiscasset Police Chief Larry Hesseltine reported Tuesday, after the District Attorney’s Office’s review of the case, Laughlynn Bragg, 26, of Bath has been charged with a civil violation of Motor Vehicle Violation Resulting in Death, in connection with a fatal crash in June. Bragg has an initial court appearance Nov. 12, according to the press release.
June 3, Wiscasset Police Department was dispatched to a two-vehicle accident on Bath Road near Wiscasset House of Pizza. Tuesday’s release states Bragg was traveling south at 60 mph in a 45 mph zone and had become distracted just prior to the crash, when she crossed the center line and collided with a northbound vehicle operated by Thomas Sikes, 71, of Edgecomb. Sikes died at the scene.