Members of the law enforcement community travel the roadways every day to keep residents of their communities safe. That does not make them immune to the same issues that befall the people they are supposed to protect however.
The Pennsylvania Turnpike experienced lane closures after a massive number of icy weather car crashes on Valentine's Day. A total of 75 to 100 motor vehicles were reportedly involved in crashes that day, causing 30 people to be injured. The
The circumstances of a crash that claimed the life of one Bradford Township man and left another one injured remain unclear at the time this post is written. The
Drivers who find themselves involved in an injurious auto accident should be aware of the proper steps to take after the collision, both at the scene and in the subsequent days and weeks. Sometimes a driver whose negligence caused a crash will try to shirk responsibility and attempt to convince the other driver to simply call a tow truck rather than police.
A New Castle woman will go to court with more than one dozen serious charges against her including homicide. A Pennsylvania judge at the 26-year-old woman's preliminary hearing lowered the defendant's bail but refused to reduce the charges against her.
Some Pennsylvanians, especially retired ones, have second homes in sunny locations to skip the long, cold winter weather. When seasonal relocation is not possible, many Erie County residents head to the warm South for spring vacations. That was the case for a couple with three decades of togetherness.