Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Schuylkill County Man Crashes into Multiple Vehicles Including School Bus, Faces DUI Charges


A Schuylkill County man is facing DUI charges after a crash on Monday afternoon in Cressona.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Schuylkill Haven, the 3-car crash occurred around 3:20pm, on Monday,  near the intersection of Pottsville Street and South Sillyman Street in Cressona.

Troopers say Nicholas Trumbo, 41, of Friedensburg crashed his vehicle into another vehicle then struck an empty school bus.

Witnesses told police he was driving erratically before the crash.

Troopers interviewed Trumbo where he showed signs of impairment and admitted to drinking prior to the crash.