Cyclone driver charged after McKean County crash..ladder and other items stolen from elderly McKean County woman…Another ID theft investigated by Lewis Run State police…More than 11.5 million PA residents vaccinated….







McKean County

A Cyclone driver is being charged for failing to give immediate notice to police following an accident. Troopers at Lewis Run report Haley Scott lost control of her Ford Mustang while headed north on the Bingham Road in Lafayette Township, Sunday morning. The car went off the road and became disabled after colliding with an embankment. Scott was not hurt.

DUI Charges are being filed against a 40 year old Kane woman following a one-vehicle crash last Friday evening  also in Lafayette Township. The woman, whose name was not released by troopers told authorities that she had been involved in a minor crash. Police claim she had been driving her 2003 Dodge Chrysler while under the influence of a controlled substance. She was taken to Bradford Regional medical center for treatment.

Thieves stole a 20 foot heavy duty ladder, a safety lock and an 8 foot 2×4 valued at $330.  The items belonged to an 84 year old year old Cyclone woman  and were stolen between July 14 and 21. Troopers at Lews Run are investigating yet another ID theft. Someone used personal information to illegally file for unemployment in the name of a 62 year old Rixford woman last Thursday afternoon.

The theft of a cup of coffee last Thursday morning in Keating Township, McKean County is also under investigation by troopers at Lewis Run. A thief stole a large cup of coffee, valued at $2.43 from the Nittany Minit Mart at around 10:30 am.

No injuries were reported in a minor collision in Eldred Township last Thursday morning. A gold Chevrolet Avalanche sideswiped a Hyundai Elantra driven by Lori O’Donnell of Bradford  which was going west on the Moody Hollow Road. The Avalanche was reportedly speeding at the time and the driver failed to stop. Both O’Donnell and her passenger, William Jones of Bradford were using seatbelts at the time.

Potter County

A 19 year old Coudersport resident is facing DUI charges after being pulled over by state police on North East Street  in Coudersport on the evening of July 14. Police claim the suspect, whose name they did not release was driving a 2005 Jeep Liberty. He was allegedly found in possession of drug paraphernalia.


The Pennsylvania Department of Health today confirmed as of 12:00 a.m., July 27 that there were 986 additional positive cases of COVID-19, bringing the statewide total to 1,221,657.


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There are 430 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. Of that number, 97 patients are in the intensive care unit with COVID-19. Statewide percent positivity for the week of July 16 – July 22 stood at 2.6%.

The most accurate daily data is available on the website, with archived data also available.

As of 11:59 p.m., Tuesday, July 27, there were four new deaths identified by the Pennsylvania death registry, reported for a total of 27,831 deaths attributed to COVID-19. County-specific information and a statewide map are available on the COVID-19 Data Dashboard. 

According to the CDC, as of Tuesday morning, July 27, Pennsylvania ranks 8th among all 50 states for total doses administered.

According to the CDC, as of Tuesday morning, July 27, 62.5% of Pennsylvanians age 18 and older are fully vaccinated.

Vaccine providers have administered 11,547,908 total vaccine doses as of Tuesday, July 27.

The department continues to urge Pennsylvanians to follow CDC guidance  for wearing a mask where required by law, rule and regulations, including healthcare, local business and workplace guidance. For the protection of themselves and others, individuals who have not yet been vaccinated or are partially vaccinated, are still encouraged to wear a mask when in public.

In licensed nursing and personal care homes, there have been a total of 72,223 resident cases of COVID-19, and 15,620 cases among employees, for a total of 87,843 at 1,600 distinct facilities in all 67 counties. Approximately 29,281 of total cases have been among health care workers.

All Pennsylvanians age 12 and older are eligible to schedule a COVID-19 vaccine. Use Vaccine Finder to find a COVID-19 vaccine provider near you.

commonwealth COVID-19 vaccination guide explains the current process for getting one. Pennsylvanians with questions about the vaccination process can call the Department