Grants being accepted for snowmobile and ATV projects. See story below.
Waste disposal truck collides with pick up in Elk County….Hit and run investigated in St. Marys…Theft by deception probed in Cameron County….DCNR now accepting applications for snowmobile and atv projects…
No one was hurt when a waste disposal truck and pick up collided in Benezette Township Friday morning. State police said the collision occurred when Blaine Mottern, Jr. who was driving a waste disposal truck failed to yield at a stop sign on Pine Street due to a waste bucket the truck was carrying blocking his view when he attempted to turn left onto 2nd Street. The impact caused disabling damage to Richard Warmbrodt’s Dodge Dakota.
Ridgway state police investigated a hit and run Thursday afternoon on the Million Dollar Highway in Fox Township. Troopers explained an unknown vehicle tried to pull into the left lane and tapped the front fender on a 2010 Dodge Avenger driven by a 17 year old Kersey driver but kept going.
Emporium state police are investigating a theft by deception Friday night on old West Creek Road in Shippen Township. A thief used a $50 reloadable prepaid Walmart debit card belonging to a 32 year old Emporium man without his permission.
Troopers at Emporium are investigating a drug possession case. A 24 year old St. Marys man, whose name was withheld, was pulled over on Route 120 early Saturday morning for multiple traffic violations and after a consent search, police claim they found marijuana and drug paraphernalia.
A criminal mischief in Tioga Township is being investigated by state police at Mansfield. Someone fired a shot at a 2002 Freightlinger Sprinter while it was parked on Route 287 during the month of January.
The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announces the department is now accepting