(Glenwood Plantation, Me.) - A Maine man escaped serious injury earlier this week when his car collided with a moose.

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49 year old Paul McLeary of Brunswick was driving on Route 2A in Glenwood Plantation Tuesday night around 9 when the moose crossed into the road in front of his car.

Maine State Police say McLeary suffered a cut to his head and a wrist injury, but his 2003 Chevy sedan was demolished.

The moose died as a result of the accident.