Life Flight called to Snyder County crash

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PENN TWP — Traffic is backed up on Route 522 at the scene of a motor vehicle accident in Snyder County. According to Emergency Services, the accident is at Route 522 and Middlecreek Road in Penn Township. Injuries have been reported and Life Light was called to the scene. The crash was first reported around 3:00p.m. Expect delays if you are traveling in the area. We will update you with more details as they become available. (Codi Jade) Follow

Eleven tractor-trailers crash in Montour County


DANVILLE — Eleven tractor-trailers were involved in an I-80 crash early Tuesday morning near Danville. The accident happened around 12:20a.m. on I-80 westbound at the rest stop area between mile marker 219 and 217. Milton State Police say several collisions occurred, creating a backlog of vehicles. Two people, from Florida, were taken to Geisinger Medical Center with moderate injuries. That portion of I-80 was closed for about five hours. The road is now opened, but cleanup continues and the rest area will remained closed until around noon. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

Two crashes and a carbon monoxide incident


MILTON – Union County dispatchers have been busy this morning with three separate incidents.   Just before 3 a.m., firefighters were called to a furnace malfunction at 8496 Old Turnpike Road near Mifflinburg.  When they arrived, smoke was filling the home and two residents had to be transported to the hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning.  No other details were available.   At 5:15 a.m., there was a two-car accident near Milton at the River Bridge.  Two people were injured in the crash and taken to a local hospital for treatment.   Also, at 6:15 a.m., a vehicle went off the road on Route 304 in Winfield and struck a utility pole.  One person was injured…

Ranshaw woman injured in Route 61 crash


SHAMOKIN — A Ranshaw woman was seriously injured in a crash on Route 61 Monday afternoon.   According to police, the accident occurred when 39-year-old Roni Larose was traveling south on Route 61, just north of Route 487 in Shamokin. Her vehicle struck the back of the vehicle in front of her, causing them both to spin across the opposite lane and off the roadway. Larose’s vehicle then struck an embankment and rolled onto it’s roof.   Larose was transported to Geisinger Medical Center, where she is listed in serious condition.   The other driver was not injured. Police have charged Larose for following too closely. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. The accident was reported just before…

Sunbury woman dies in crash


SUNBURY — A Sunbury woman died in a Point Township crash Monday morning. According to Northumberland County Coroner James Kelley, 29-year-old Charlee N. Malone died following a crash at 8:30a.m. on Route 147, near Blue Hill Road.   Kelley says Malone was traveling north on Route 147 when for unknown reasons her vehicle left the right side of the road, struck a fire hydrant, and then struck an embankment head-on. Malone was transported to Sunbury Community Hospital where she was pronounced dead at 9:36a.m. Kelley attributed her cause of death to “multiple blunt force trauma.” She was not wearing her seatbelt. (Codi Jade) Follow

Coal Township woman dies in crash

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JACKSON TWP — It was a local woman who died in a bad crash Monday.  State police have confirmed that 26-year-old Rachael Seidel, formerly Rachael Geise, of Coal Township, was killed in the crash on Route 225, Monday. The accident happened around 12:50p.m. on Route 225 in Jackson Township. Northumberland County Coronor James Kelley says Seidel was pronounced dead at the scene. Her two children, ages five and six, were flown to Geisinger Medical Center. Police say the accident occurred when Seidel lost control of her vehicle on Route 225 for unknown reasons. The vehicle left the roadway, struck an embankment and rolled several times before striking a tree. Seidel was said to have been…

Two ‘serious’ after one-vehicle crash

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WHITE DEER TWP — Two men are in serious condition after a crash Saturday night in Union County. Milton State Police say 20-year-old Andrew Nickelson of Milton was driving on White Deer Pike just before 10:30p.m. Saturday when he travelled off the road and struck a tree. The vehicle then struck another tree.Nickelson had to be extricated from the vehicle and was taken by Life Flight to Geisinger Medical Center, where he is in serious condition. A passenger in Nickelson’s vehicle, 23-year-old Christopher Habegger of Montandon, sustained moderate injuries and was taken by ambulance to the hospital where is, too, is in serious condition according to a nursing supervisor. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

Life Flight called to Union County accident


NEW COLUMBIA — One person was injured in a late night accident in Union County. Emergency Services tell us Life Flight was called to the scene of the accident on White Deer Pike in White Deer Township.   The one vehicle accident was reported around 11:00p.m. Saturday.   An occupant was said to be trapped inside the vehicle.   We will update you with more details as they become available. (Codi Jade) Follow

Life Flight called to Route 147 accident


  POINT TWP — Life Flight was called to a Route 147 crash Tuesday afternoon.   According to Northumberland County Communications, the wreck was on Route 147 and Sports Zone Drive in Point Township.   The accident was reported after 3:30p.m. Someone was said to be trapped inside a vehicle. The scene was mostly cleared by 6:00p.m. We will update you with more details as they become available. (Codi Jade) Follow

Two injuries in Upper Augusta Township crash


SUNBURY –  Two women were injured in an accident in Upper Augusta Township Monday afternoon.  According to state police at Stonington, the accident occurred when 21-year-old Amber Reed of Sunbury turned into the path of 31-year-old Angel Clark of Kulpmont.   The crash occurred just after 4:00p.m. Monday.  Police say Reed was driving west on Snydertown Road and attempted to make a left turn onto Black Mill Road.  She pulled her vehicle directly into the path of Clark’s vehicle.  Both women sustained moderate injuries and were taken by ambulance to local hospitals.  No condition report is available.  Reed was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt and will be cited for the crash.  (Codi Jade) Follow