POLICE NEWS — NOV. 30
Two men injured
in one-vehicle crash
LINDEN — State Police at Montoursville said two men were injured in a one-vehicle crash along Route 220 in Woodward Township, Lycoming County. According to police, the crash occurred at 11:10 p.m. on Nov. 26. Duan Forsythe, 54, of Linden was traveling southbound in a 2000 Ford Ranger, when it traveled off the south side of the roadway into the median. The vehicle then struck a pair of guide rail posts. It then continued to travel in a western direction and struck the guide rail for a third time. The vehicle came to rest with its front end facing in a southwestern direction.
Both Forsythe and a passenger, Kydeem Gardner, 29, of Darby, were transported by Jersey Shore EMS to Williamsport Hospital. Forsythe was suspected to be operating the vehicle while impaired and was cited for driving a vehicle at an unsafe speed.
Jersey Shore EMS were assisted at the scene by Action Towing, the Woodward Township Fire Department and Susquehanna EMS.
Woman cited for possession
of drug paraphernalia
BEECH CREEK — A Beech Creek woman was cited for possession of drug paraphernalia at a private residence located in Beech Creek, according to State Police at Rockview. The female, 33, who was not identified by police, was cited at 6:21 p.m. on Nov. 20 in Liberty Township, Centre County.
in Centre County
PORT MATILDA — A Hawk Run man struck a vehicle and left the scene on Nov. 28 in Rush Township, Centre County.
According to State Police at Rockview, Clifford Gray, 52, of Hawk Run was backing out of the parking lot of Belding and Mull, 1878 Port Matilda Highway, when the hitch on his Chevrolet Suburban struck a parked Toyota Rav4. Gray left the scene, but was later identified through surveillance footage.
No injuries were reported.
Two vehicles involved
in I-80 crash
GREENE TOWNSHIP — Two vehicles were involved in a crash along Interstate 80 on Nov. 18.
According to State Police at Lamar, a 2003 Peterbilt T-300 was traveling east along I-80 in Greene Township, Clinton County when the driver, Andrew Goodson, 35, of Oxford, Mich., failed to negotiate a right-hand turn in the roadway. The vehicle overturned and rolled down an embankment.
After striking a guide rail, it was pushed onto the roadway. A 2015 Freightliner Cascadia being driven by Garry Arnold, 63, of Columbia, Missouri, struck the guiderail, disabling the vehicle, police said.
No injuries were reported in either crash, which took place at 9:27 p.m.
State police were assisted at the scene by Bressler’s Garage, which towed both vehicles from the scene.
No injuries reported
in one-vehicle crash
LAMAR TOWNSHIP — A one-vehicle crash resulted in minor damage at 12:55 p.m. on Nov. 24.
According to state police at Lamar, a 2013 BMW X6 being driven by Dingcheng Lu, 20, of Mansfield Center, Conn., was traveling east near mile marker 180.6 of Interstate 80 when he failed to negotiate a turn in the roadway. The vehicle left the roadway and sustained damage to the front passenger’s side.
The vehicle was towed from the scene by Tressler’s.
Man arrested for
possession of marijuana
JERSEY SHORE — Adam Diffenbacher, 36, of Jersey Shore, was arrested by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police for possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia on Oct. 19.
Man charged with DUI
LINDEN — State police report that Jonathon Curtis, 29, of Linden, was charged with driving under the influence, careless driving and reckless driving following a crash in the 2800 block of Old Montoursville Road in Loyalsock Township on Sept. 9. He was released on $5,000 bail.
Williamsport man faces
a plethora of charges
JERSEY SHORE– Timothy Clair, 34, of Williamsport, was arrested by Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police and charged with theft, receiving stolen property, and corrupting the morals of a minor for allegedly stealing two bicycles between Sept. 3 and Sept. 8.
Police say that Clair encouraged a 16-year-old minor to engage in the thefts. Clair was released on $5,000 bail.