David Chute, 57, of Fryeburg died Tuesday night when his truck rolled over on Route 113 in Brownfield and he was ejected, the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office said. Oxford County Sheriff’s Office photo

BROWNFIELD — A 57-year-old Fryeburg man died Tuesday night when he was thrown from his pickup truck that rolled over on Route 113, the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office said.

David Chute was traveling north at a high speed when his 2008 Nissan Titan rolled over several times, the Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. He was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

The highway, also known as Pequawket Trail, was shut down for several hours after the 7:40 p.m. crash.

Fryeburg and Hiram fire departments, the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office and Maine State Police responded to the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.

filed under: