One hurt in crash into Brighton Avenue cafe – Press Herald

One person was hurt in a two-car crash that heavily damaged the Crooked Mile Cafe at the intersection of Brighton Avenue and Stevens Avenue on Sunday morning.

Portland Police said charges are expected to be filed after the investigation into the 1:45 a.m. crash is complete.

Police said one car was traveling inbound on Brighton Avenue and the other car was traveling on Stevens Avenue towards Congress Street when the cars crashed, sending one spinning into the cafe. One person was taken to Maine Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.

The names of the drivers will not be released by police until Monday.

Power to the building was cut off at the cafe, which police said sustained significant damage.

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