Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Schuylkill County Police Log for 01/18/2016

Schuylkill County Police Log for 01/18/2016

Pothole Causes Crashes

WEST MAHANOY TWP - According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville, at approximately 11:19am, Wednesday morning, a vehicle driven by John Sopp, 59, of Jessup was travelling south on Interstate 81 in West Mahanoy Township when he struck a large pothole causing him to lose control of his vehicle.

The vehicle went off the highway and struck a guard rail.

Sopp was reported to have suffered minor injuries in the crash but refused treatment.

Altamont and Englewood Fire, along with Ryan Township Ambulance assisted at the scene.

Hoffman's Towing also assisted.


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