Vehicle slams into utility pole

Colton Miller, 18, of Jersey Shore, was transported to Jersey Shore Hospital following a one-vehicle accident in Porter Township about 4:30 p.m. Saturday. Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police said Miller was northbound on River Road when he lost control of his 2001 Suzuki Vitara and slammed into a utility pole, snapping it in half. Miller told police he came around the corner and over-corrected, hitting the pole across the road from 346 River Road. No one else was in the vehicle at the time of the accident. Independent Hose Company responded. At right, Tiadaghton Valley Regional Police Officer Tyler Bierly gathers information at the scene of the crash.


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