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on July 21, 2014 10:39 AM

Cherryhill Township

A car driven by Megan Colley, 28, of Penn Run, traveled off Route 553 at 4:46 p.m. Saturday and hit a bridge pillar at Route 422, state police at Indiana reported.

Troopers at Indiana said no one was injured.

The Cherryhill Township fire department and Citizens’ Ambulance Service also responded to the scene.


Pine Township

Theodore Figura Jr., of Johnstown, was injured at 2 p.m. Thursday when the truck he was driving wrecked on Route 422 near Motorcycle Lane, state police reported.

According to police, Figura’s pickup was towing a flatbed trailer with a load of topsoil when it began to fishtail and hit an embankment.

Figura, 75, refused treatment for a minor injury and two passengers in the truck escaped harm, troopers said.

The Pine Township fire department and Citizens’ Ambulance Service assisted at the scene of the accident.


Salem Township, Westmoreland County

State police reported a pickup truck driven by Aaron Bish, 44, of Indiana, and a car driven by Lisa Schrecengost, 45, of Pittsburgh, collided at 2:50 p.m. Tuesday on Route 22 at Hollywood Boulevard, near the entrance to Salem Plaza.

Troopers at Kiski Valley reported no one was injured.

Green Township

In a news release issued Sunday, state police reported five people were injured July 8 when four vehicles wrecked on Route 286 west of Allison Road.

According to a report, a westbound van driven by Kay McCoy, 48, of Indiana, crossed into the opposite lane at 4:10 p.m. and hit three eastbound vehicles driven by Frederick Kime, 61, of Arcadia; Whitney Cantelope, 19, of Cherry Tree; and Mellissa Harfield, 37, of Commodore.

All the drivers and a passenger, Elisabeth Kime, 62, of Arcadia, suffered what police called minor injuries. All were treated at the scene.

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