Individual Found Unconscious Near 72 Commercial Street Last Night


By Carol McCracken  (Post # 2,520)

An unconscious individual “in the driver’s seat of a motor vehicle on the sidewalk resting against the curb”  was found by Good Samaritans last night on Commercial Street.  At 8:15 pm the Portland Police responded to a call at 72 Commercial Street to assist the Portland Fire Department on a medical call for “person not breathing.”   The incident happened on Sunday December 27.

The driver was treated by MEDCU and transported to a local hospital.  A young child was found in the motor vehicle was not injured and released to a family member according to a press release issued by the Portland Police Department.

This incident remains under investigation with criminal charges expected.