Thursday, November 17, 2022

Teen Struck by Vehicle in Pottsville

A teen suffered minor injuries after being struck by a vehicle in Pottsville on Tuesday.

According to Chief of Police John R. Morrow, on Tuesday, November 14, 2022, around 2:50pm, the Pottsville Bureau of Police responded to the intersections of North 16th St. and Mount Hope Ave. for a report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle. 

A 16-year-old juvenile was crossing 16th street, in the crosswalk, when she was struck by a black Chevrolet Traverse, operated by Kimberly Zulick, 29, of Saint Clair. 

Zulick was attempting a left turn from Mount Hope Ave. onto North 16th St. 

The juvenile was transported to the Lehigh Valley Hospital East Campus by Schuylkill EMS for minor injuries. 

Ptl. Anna Flail will be citing Kimberly Zulick for failing to give the right-of-way to a pedestrian in a crosswalk.