Friday, February 3, 2017

One Person Flown After Crash on Route 61 Friday Morning

One person was flown after a crash Friday morning on Route 61.

Around 10:00am, emergency personnel responded to the area of Jerry's Northeast Auto Sales on Route 61 south of Pottsville for a motor vehicle accident with rollover and entrapment.

One person was reported to have been entrapped in the vehicle and was extricated and transported to the Cressona Mall where they were flown to an area hospital.

Pottsville Fire responded to the scene of the crash while Schuylkill Haven and Cressona Fire handled the landing zone at the mall.