Two people injured in Coal Township crash

COAL TOWNSHIP – Two people were hurt in a crash on Route 61 in Coal Township Thursday. The News Item reports 78-year-old Margaret Zimmerman of Kulpmont was trying to turn left into a shopping center when she drove into the path of an oncoming pickup truck, driven by 30-year-old Larry Chubb of Northumberland.

Chubb’s vehicle then struck another vehicle driven by Linda Morgante of Kulpmont. Zimmerman was taken to Geisinger Medical Center, where she was treated and released. Morgante was treated and released from Geisinger-Shamokin and Chubb was not hurt in the crash around 10 a.m. Thursday. (Ali Stevens)

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