This is the weekend when Daylight Saving Time ends, giving us back the hour we lost last spring. Rmember, Spring ahead fall back. Turn your clocks back one hour before retiring Saturday night.
A Port Allegany woman escaped injury in a car/deer collision Wednesday morning. State police said Sarah Wheaton was going north on Route 155 just before 7:00 o’clock when a deer entered the road from the western shoulder and Wheaton was unable to avoid hitting the deer. Her 2018 Chevrolet Cruze had to be towed from the scene.
No injuries were reported for a tractor trailer operator following an accident Monday afternoon on Route 219 in Lafayette Township. Troopers report Fiedan Chen of Flushing, NY was traveling south when his Freightliner Cascadia failed to make a left hand curve and crossed the road and jackknifed on the shoulder. Chen was wearing a seatbelt at the time.
State police at Lewis Run are investigating a possible firearm violation. A person not allowed to purchase guns reportedly attempted to buy one in Ceres Township on April 27.
When state police investigated a suspicious vehicle at 3077 Bells Run Road in Ceres Township just before 3:00 am October 21, they allegedly found the driver of a 2018 GMC Sierra in possession of a controlled substance and drug paraphernalia.
Legislation to prevent dangerous driving and improve highway safety, received unanimous approval in the General Assembly and was signed into law by Gov. Tom Wolf this week. House Bill 1958 will require PennDOT to create a mandatory driver improvement program for drivers who accumulate six