Police News — Sept. 12

No injuries in crash

LOCK HAVEN — Lock Haven city police investigated a two-vehicle accident at the corner of West Bald Eagle and Commerce streets at 3:59 p.m. Monday.

Police said a car driven by Stephen M. Goykovich of Jersey Shore failed to stop at the stop sign on Commerce Street and drove into the intersection into the path of a Nissan driven by Scott D. Wian of Lock Haven. The impact pushed Goykovich’s Malibu into a pole, police said.

Goykovich will be charged with failing to stop at a stop sign, police said.

Jeep hits tree

WOOLRICH — A Jeep Laredo driven by Sheila A. Eggler, 63, of Lock Haven, struck a tree on Park Avenue in Dunnstable Township at 2:01 p.m. Sept. 4, according to state police at Lamar.

Police said Eggler was turning left from a stopped position at a posted stop sign on Little Plum Run Road at its intersection with Park Avenue, when for unknown reasons the vehicle went off the right edge of Park Avenue and its right front hit a tree.

The driver was not injured, police said.

Rear-end collision

AVIS –Nobody was hurt when a vehicle driven by Gavin L. Rogers, 20, of Lock Haven, struck the rear of a pickup truck driven by Troy A. Bennett, 24, of Jersey Shore, state police at Lamar reported.

Police said the accident occurred at 6:33 p.m. on Aug. 30 on Route 150 South in Pine Creek Township, as both vehicles were southbound on Route 150 in the area of Route 220. Bennett was stopped to turn left into Dollar General when the Rogers vehicle struck the Bennett vehicle in the rear, police said.

No injuries in crash

LAMAR — Neither driver was hurt in a two-vehicle collision at 8:18 a.m. Sept. 8 on Route 84 in Porter Township, north of Peach Orchard Road, according to state police at Lamar.

Police said Richard W. Aungst, 47, of Mill Hall was driving south on Route 64, pulling a utility trailer, when John Davis, 72, of Bellefonte, pulled out from a private driveway onto the highway, intending to head south. Davis caused the collision, according to police.

Davis’ Chevrolet Malibu suffered disabling front-end damage and Aungst’s trailer was also damaged, police said.

Fence destroyed

BELLEFONTE — State police at Rockview are investigating an incident of criminal mischief that occurred between Sept. 1 and Sept. 3 at 110 Lucas Road. The victim reported destruction of a chicken wire fence on the property, police said.

Minor injuries in crash

WILLIAMSPORT — State police at Montoursville investigated a two-car accident at 5:30 p.m. Saturday on Third Street, west of Tinsman Avenue.

Drivers were Carol. J. Schurer, 77, of Jersey Shore and Bradley D. Carlin, 62, of Ulysses, who suffered minor injuries, police said.

The accident occurred when Carlin was westbound on East Third Street and Schurer turned her car directly in front of Carlin’s vehicle. Carlin’s vehicle struck the side of the Schurer vehicle almost head on, police said. Carlin’s car could not be driven from the scene, police said.

Car hits guide rail

LINDEN — Neil M. Aung, 48, of Bellefonte, was not hurt when his car struck guiderails on Route 220 in Woodward Township at 11:25 a.m. Monday, according to state police at Montoursville.

Aung, who was wearing his seatbelt and was not injured, was northbound when his Toyota Camry struck the guiderail, police said. The car sustained disabling damage and was towed from the scene.

Woodward Township Fire Co. and Aikey’s Towing assisted at the scene.

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