One injured in Danville crash

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DANVILLE — One person was injured in a motor vehicle accident Monday afternoon. According to Montour County Communications, the accident was at Route 54 and McCracken Road. One person was transported to Geisinger Medical Center.   The crash was reported around 4:00p.m. Emergency responders do not believe injuries were severe. (Codi Jade) Follow

Tractor-trailer loses load in Shamokin Dam

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SHAMOKIN DAM — Work will be done to repair a portion of Routes 11/15 where a tractor-trailer lost its load Tuesday afternoon. The incident happened around 2:00p.m. at the Routes 11/15 split in Shamokin Dam. It caused some heavy traffic delays while emergency responders worked to clear the scene. (Codi Jade)   Follow

Two injuries after I-80 crash

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BLOOMSBURG – Two injuries were reported after a crash Monday that closed Interstate 80 eastbound in Columbia County.  State police say 61-year-old Eugene Sabin of Ohio lost control of his tractor-trailer and struck an embankment around 2:30 a.m. east of the Berwick-Lime Ridge exits.   The trailer of the rig landed on its side across both lanes of the highway, so I-80 eastbound was closed for several hours.  Sabin and his passenger, 65-year-old Martin Snyder of Ohio, sustained minor injuries and were treated and released from Geisinger-Bloomsburg Hospital.  The road reopened around 7 a.m. on Monday morning.  Sabin was cited for causing the crash.  (Ali Stevens) Follow

Life Flight called to I-80 crash in Union County

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LEWIS TWP — At least one injury was reported during an I-80 crash in Union County Monday morning. The crash happened around 7:00a.m. at mile marker 195 on I-80 west in Lewis Township. Union County 911 says it was a multi-vehicle accident and at least one person was taken by Life Flight to the hospital. We will have more information as it becomes available. (Sara Bartlett)   Follow

Tractor-trailer overturned on I-80 in Columbia County

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UNDATED — An overturned tractor-trailer closed a portion of I-80 in Columbia County for several hours early Monday morning. The accident happened just after 2:00a.m. in the eastbound lane of I-80 near the Berwick exit. That portion of road was closed for several hours while emergency crews were on the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer has not yet been identified, but reportedly sustained minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

Route 11 now open in Monroe Township

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MONROE TWP — A Snyder County crash blocked traffic for a time Thursday evening. County Communications tell us the accident was on Route 11 just north of Tedd’s Landing in Monroe Township.  Injuries have been reported, but no word on how many or the severity.   Route 11 was closed for over an hour. Motorists were unable to go toward Northumberland at the split, they were instead directed to take Route 15 toward Lewisburg.  The Veterans Memorial Bridge was also said to be jammed up with people trying to go through Sunbury instead. The accident was reported around 4:45p.m.  The crash scene was said to be cleared by 6:15p.m. (Codi Jade)   Follow

Woman flips car on Route 147

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SUNBURY — A woman had to be hospitalized after flipping her car on Route 147 just south of Sunbury. Police say 24-year-old Krystal Kaminski of Locust Gap was driving on Route 147 in Upper Augusta Township, when she lost control of her vehicle while rounding a curve. Her car left the roadway and struck a guide rail. The car then continued east, struck a rocky embankment and over-turned. The crash occurred around 10:00a.m. Saturday morning. State police in Stonington plan to charge Kaminski with several traffic code violations. She remains at Geisinger Medical Center in fair condition. (Codi Jade)   Follow

Crash near Veteran’s Memorial Bridge

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SHAMOKIN DAM — An accident has been reported near the Veteran’s Memorial Bridge. According to Snyder County Emergency Services, the two vehicle accident is on the bridge’s off-ramp, which is considered Route 61.   Traffic is said to be affected on the bridge, and on Routes 11/15 in Shamokin Dam. The accident was reported around 5:30p.m. One injury has been reported. No word on the severity. Use caution if you are driving in the area. (Codi Jade) Follow

Vehicle into Columbia County water

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BLOOMSBURG — Two people were injured in a one vehicle crash Thursday in Columbia County. According to County Communications, a vehicle crashed into water in Locust Township. One person was reportedly given CPR by emergency responders. Life Flight did respond to the scene.   Witnesses say the vehicle crashed into the dam near Ideal Campground. The crash was reported around 3:00p.m. We will update you with more details as they become available. (Codi Jade)   Follow

McClure man seriously injured in crash

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BEAVER SPRINGS — A McClure man was seriously injured in a Snyder County crash Tuesday. 26-year-old Alex Austin was a passenger in the vehicle that crashed on Route 235 in Spring Township. Austin was taken to Geisinger Medical Center with major injuries. No word yet on his condition. Selinsgrove State Police say 21-year-old Chad Colabine of Beaver Springs was driving around 6:15p.m. when he lost control of his vehicle on a curve. The vehicle went into a ditch on the side of the road. Colabine sustained minor injuries. Another passenger, 21-year-old Blakely Rosancrans of Beaver Springs sustained moderate injuries. Colabine will be cited for speeding. (Sara Bartlett) Follow