UPDATE: One injured after Route 147 crash

NORTHUMBERLAND — One injury was reported in a two vehicle accident on Route 147 outside Northumberland Tuesday morning.  The crash took place on Route 147 at Hilbish Heights Road in Point Township around 8:40a.m.

According to Point Township Police, the accident was a rear-end collision.  One car traveled off the roadway and down an embankment.  One person was transported to a hospital for a minor injury.  Police did not identify the victims.

Traffic was backed up for about an hour following that accident.  The accident was being cleared around 9:45 a.m.

 

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