Monday, December 5, 2022

Driver Flown After Overnight Crash in Mahanoy Township

The driver of an SUV was flown after a crash overnight in Mahanoy Township.

The crash occurred around 3:00am near the intersection of West Centre Street and Suffolk Road in Mahanoy Township.

Emergency personnel and State Police arrived to the crash to find an SUV down an embankment, on its roof, with the driver heavily entrapped.

Fire personnel from Mahanoy City arrived and cut the driver from the vehicle and transported the victim to a waiting helicopter in Shenandoah and flown to an area hospital.

Early reports were the same vehicle and driver crashed into several parked cars on Main Street in Shenandoah about 10 minutes prior.

Specific details from the crash were not available as of this posting.

Photos courtesy of the West End Fire and Rescue, Mahanoy City