Fatal Encounters

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James Andrew Black

Name: James Andrew Black
Age: 27
Gender: Male
Race: European-American/White
Date: 09/18/2021
Location: 610 Main Road
Phippsburg, Maine, 4562
County: Sagadahoc
Agency: Sagadahoc County Sheriff's Office
Cause of Death: Vehicle
Intended Use of Force: Pursuit
Media summary: James A. Black was killed when he crashed his 2007 GMC Envoy into a utility pole in Phippsburg. The crash happened shortly after police used a spike mat to deflate the vehicle's tires.
Unique ID: 30987

News article: Link

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