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

Woman dies following Route 61 crash

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SHAMOKIN — A Northumberland County woman died following a crash Tuesday afternoon in Shamokin.  According to state police, 29-year-old Tonya Kehler of Marion Heights died after she wrecked her SUV on Route 61.   The crash occurred as Kehler was driving south on Route 61 in the area of Old Country Club Road around 1:45p.m. Her vehicle reportedly went off the right side of the roadway. Police say the vehicle was traveling at a speed of 50MPH when it hit a tree.  Kehler was reportedly not wearing a seatbelt. She was taken by ambulance to Geisinger Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead. (Codi Jade)       Follow

Two crashes in Northumberland County

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UNDATED — Two accidents were reported in Northumberland County Monday afternoon. A crash on I-80 in Turbot Township happened just before 1:00p.m. The two-vehicle accident was in the eastbound lane between mile markers 213-214. There were reports of injuries, but the extent of the injuries is unknown. Just after 3:00p.m. there was a report of an accident on the Veterans Memorial Bridge. The crash happened travelling into Sunbury. One lane in each direction was closed while emergency crews were on the scene. No word on any injuries. The accident was clear by 4:30p.m. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

Accident on Veterans Memorial Bridge

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SUNBURY — Traffic is slow following an accident on the Veterans Memorial Bridge. The accident happened just after 3:00p.m.on the bridge going into Sunbury. One lane is closed in each direction at this time while emergency crews are on the scene. No word on injuries at this time. Caution is advised in the area and motorists should expect some delays on the Veterans Memorial Bridge. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

DUI suspected in Herndon area crash

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HERNDON –  A Herndon man may have been under the influence of alcohol when he crashed his pickup truck Sunday night in Northumberland County.  State police say 31-year-old Stephen Dangler was traveling north on Route 225 when he drove head-on into a bridge abutment in Lower Mahanoy Township.   The truck flipped onto the driver’s side and Dangler was taken to Geisinger Medical Center, where he is listed in fair condition.  State police say Dangler is suspected of driving under the influence at the time of the accident around 10:20 on Sunday night.  (Ali Stevens) Follow

Two people hurt in Sunbury crash

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SUNBURY – Two people were injured in a motorcycle crash in Sunbury on Saturday afternoon.  State police say 48-year-old Kevin Rossman of Schuylkill County was traveling east on Eleventh Street near Reagan Street and tried to do a U-turn.   Rossman’s motorcycle struck loose gravel and the motorcycle fell onto its side.  Rossman sustained minor injuries.  His passenger, 44-year-old Shannon Rossman was treated for moderate injuries at Geisinger Medical Center and then released.  (Ali Stevens) Follow

Three injuries after a crash outside Danville

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DANVILLE – A Montrose woman was seriously injured in a crash outside Danville on Tuesday afternoon.  State police say 65-year-old Geraldine Johnson was driving on Route 54 and tried to turn left to get onto I-80 east and was hit by a car driven by 18-year-old Ayla Manning of Danville.   Johnson was taken to Geisinger Medical Center and is listed in critical condition.  Manning and her 15-year-old passenger were treated for minor injuries at Geisinger and then released.  (Ali Stevens)   Follow

*NOW OPENED* One lane of I-80 closed in Columbia County

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*2pm update: Road now opened* UNDATED — A tractor-trailer crash has closed a portion of I-80 in Columbia County. The left lane of I-80 westbound near milemarker 236, which is the Bloomsburg/Lightstreet exit, is closed. Motorists should be prepared for slow or stopped traffic in the area. (Sara Bartlett) Follow

One injury in Route 125 accident

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UNDATED — One injury was reported in a Northumberland County crash Monday morning. The accident happened around 6:15a.m. in the 3500 block of Route 125 in East Cameron Township. Northumberland County 911 tells us one vehicle was involved and there was one injury reported. We will have more details as they become available. (Sara Bartlett)   Follow