Roulette man arrested for public drunkenness and firing shots…Teen driver unhurt in one car accident…ice and snow covered road blamed for one-vehicle crash in Bingham Township…Drivers escape injury when snow plow and tractor trailer collide in Elk County…Administration says it continues to monitor derailment aftermath…..
A Roulette man was arrested for reckless endangerment, disorderly conduct and public drunkenness for an incident taking place at around 4:00 am last Friday on Lanniger Creek Road. Troopers were called on a report of gunshots in the area. Upon investigation, 31 year old Daniel Gerhart was taken into custody and charged in district court. The victims were listed as a Roulette man, age 46; and 43 year Roulette woman and a 53 year old Port Allegany woman.
A 16 year old Roulette driver escaped injury in a one-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Liberty Township. Troopers said the youthful driver was going east near Benson Hollow Road when for unknown reasons, his GMC Jimmy went off the road, traveled down an embankment, into a field and hit a telephone pole.
A Glenside, PA driver and his three passengers were unhurt in a weather related accident Saturday morning in Bingham Township. Jonathan Mahon was headed south on the Hickox/Ulysses Road when his Mazda 6 slid out of control on the ice and snow covered road while making a right curve. The car spun around 180 degrees and hit a ramped guard rail lining a bridge the traveled down a short embankment before rolling over onto the driver’s side coming to rest at the edge of a private pond.
DUI charges have been filed against a 34 year old Shinglehouse man following a crash just before 4:00 am February 11 on the Eleven Mile Road in Oswayo Township. The name of the driver was not released. Police allege the suspect was driving his 2015 GMC Denali under the influence of alcohol or a controlled substance.
Both drivers escaped injury in a collision involving a snow plow and tractor trailer Saturday morning in Horton Township. According to Ridgway state police The collision occurred when Robert Bender of New Cumberland, PA And Samuel Kaiser of Ridgway were