Monday, June 28, 2021

Police are Attempting to Identify Driver of Van that Caused Crash on Route 443

Police in Carbon County are attempting to identify the driver of a vehicle that caused a crash in Mahoning Township earlier this month.

According to Township Police, on June 14th, 2021, at 1:08 p.m. the van in question, a red Toyota Sienna, crossed over the center line on Blakeslee Blvd. Dr. W (Route 443) between Seneca Road and Tractor Supply, near Lehighton, causing a truck to overturn.

The Toyota failed to stop at the scene or report anything to police.

Mahoning Township Police ask anyone that may have information on the driver or the van, to contact their department at (570) 386-2241 and reference incident number 18402021.

Link to video from crash published by police