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Island Packet
He caught his daughter at a Motel 6. It didn’t end well for her boyfriend, police saythe boyfriend in the groin on Sunday afternoon. The father, Donald Jenkins, Jr
Island Packet / Posted 4 hours ago
the boyfriend in the groin on Sunday afternoon. The father, Donald Jenkins, Jr., 40, then fled the scene in his vehicle, Pennsylvania State Police said Monday – and he’s wanted for attempted homicide and related charges. Jenkins allegedly fired... Read more
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Philly.com
Black adults 8 times as likely to be arrested for pot in Pa. as whites, study showsfor law enforcement to spend their time,” said Andrew Hoover, legislative direc
Philly.com / Posted 8 hours ago
for law enforcement to spend their time,” said Andrew Hoover, legislative director for ACLU of Pennsylvania. In 2010, the Pennsylvania State Police arrested 2,221 people for possession. In 2016, officers made 4,612 arrests. A spokesman for the... Read more
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Philly.com
Black adults 8 times as likely to be arrested for pot in Pa. as whites, study showsfor law enforcement to spend their time,” said Andrew Hoover, legislative direc
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
for law enforcement to spend their time,” said Andrew Hoover, legislative director for ACLU of Pennsylvania. In 2010, the Pennsylvania State Police arrested 2,221 people for possession. In 2016, officers made 4,612 arrests. A spokesman for the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Collegeville man charged with drug delivery and overdose of Perkiomen manAn autopsy determined the cause of Service's death was the fentanyl toxicity.
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 hours ago
An autopsy determined the cause of Service's death was the fentanyl toxicity. The incident occurred in April, when Pennsylvania State Police responded shortly after 11 a.m. to an overdose on Tudor Road in Perkiomen Township. When they... Read more
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The Brown and White
House explodes; swastikas painted on door, report saysthere on Sunday, neighbors told the television station. The home was in the pr
The Brown and White / Posted 11 hours ago
there on Sunday, neighbors told the television station. The home was in the process of being fixed up, WNEP said. A Pennsylvania State Police fire marshal was called in to, among other things, determine what sort of vapor cased the blast and... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man shoots daughter's boyfriend in groin, flees, police sayA 40-year-old Schuylkill County man is wanted after he shot his daughter's boyf
The Express-Times / Posted 12 hours ago
A 40-year-old Schuylkill County man is wanted after he shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin at a motel, Pennsylvania State Police report. Donald Jenkins Jr., 40, of Shenandoah, on Saturday afternoon entered the Motel 6 room his daughter rented... Read more
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Times Leader
Victim of fatal motorcycle crash identifieda red light and hit Nenstiel’s motorcycle. The investigation is ongoing. Butl
Times Leader / Posted 13 hours ago
a red light and hit Nenstiel’s motorcycle. The investigation is ongoing. Butler Township Police were assisted by the Pennsylvania State Police Accident Reconstruction Unit, the Pennsylvania State Police Forensic Service Unit, the Valley... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
5 injured including 2 children after car crashFAYETTEVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania State Police say five people, including t
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 14 hours ago
FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania State Police say five people, including two children, have been hospitalized following a car crash. WHTM-TV reports the crash happened at an intersection in Fayetteville around 12:40 p.m. Saturday. Police say a... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Dad Shoots Daughter's Boyfriend in Groin, Police SayPennsylvania State Police say they're searching for a man who shot his daughter
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 15 hours ago
Pennsylvania State Police say they're searching for a man who shot his daughter's boyfriend in the groin after an argument at a motel. Troopers say the shooting happened Sunday afternoon at the Motel 6 in West Mahanoy Township. Police have an... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Schuylkill County man accused of shooting daughter’s boyfriend in the groinShenandoah man is charged with attempted homicide after shooting his daughter’s
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 16 hours ago
Shenandoah man is charged with attempted homicide after shooting his daughter’s boyfriend in the groin, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police say Donald Jenkins Jr. entered a room his daughter had reserved at a Motel 6 at 2:49 p.m.,... Read more
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The Express-Times
Driver puts on ski mask, shows object in road rage incidentshowed another motorist an unknown object in what state police are describing a
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
showed another motorist an unknown object in what state police are describing as a road rage incident in Lehigh County. Pennsylvania State Police in Fogelsville said the incident happened at 3:44 p.m. Oct. 6 along Interstate 78 east at Cedar... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Man pulls gun on driver, teen passenger during road rage incidentUNITY TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police say a man pulled a gun on a dri
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
UNITY TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Pennsylvania State Police say a man pulled a gun on a driver and a 16-year-old girl in an act of road rage. Police say a driver was trying to pass Sean Frazier, 25, on Theater Street in Unity Township on Thursday, but Frazier... Read more
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The Morning Call
Wilson police searching for 'armed and dangerous' robbery suspecta search warrant. Wilson Police were assisted by Palmer Township Police, Colon
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
a search warrant. Wilson Police were assisted by Palmer Township Police, Colonial Regional Police, Bethlehem Police, and Pennsylvania State Police. If anybody has information concerning this robbery, please contact Detective Jason Hillis at... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Officials warn of fire hazards from smoking after recent tragedieslives of Jennifer Wilder, who was about six months pregnant, and her children —
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
lives of Jennifer Wilder, who was about six months pregnant, and her children — Gabriel Kalinofski, 5, and Julian Gust, 2. Pennsylvania State Police fire marshal Trooper Jansen Herb said the blaze began about 11:25 p.m. with the home fully engulfed... Read more
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Times Leader
Police respond to apparent Hanover Township shootingwounds in both legs. The man was later taken away in an ambulance, according t
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
wounds in both legs. The man was later taken away in an ambulance, according to the resident. Hanover Township and Pennsylvania State Police were on the scene. At least four police vehicles were still at the complex as of 12:40 a.m. Nine... Read more
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FOX News
Convicted sex offender suing Big Tobacco for $50M, report saysTed McCracken, 64, of Philadelphia is reportedly seeking $50 million in a lawsu
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Ted McCracken, 64, of Philadelphia is reportedly seeking $50 million in a lawsuit against big tobacco companies. (Pennsylvania State Police) A 64-year-old registered sex offender in Philadelphia has reportedly filed a $50 million lawsuit against... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police searching for man involved in purse theft at food storeknit Rastafari-type hat with fake dreadlocks attached to it. The white male act
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 3 days ago
knit Rastafari-type hat with fake dreadlocks attached to it. The white male actor had a full black and shortly shaven beard. Anyone with information is asked to contact Trooper Michael Rogers at Pennsylvania State Police Fogelsville at 610-395-1... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Man forced 8-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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The Sentinel
Police: Man forced 8-year-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
The Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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Santa Maria Times
Police: Man forced 8-year-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
Santa Maria Times / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Police: Man forced 8-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
Sioux City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Police: Man forced 8-year-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
Rapid City Journal / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Police: Man forced 8-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Police: Man forced 8-year-old to provide urine for drug testThis undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke.
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 3 days ago
This undated photo provided by Pennsylvania State Police shows Robert Geschke. Pennsylvania State police are searching Friday, Oct.13, 2017, for Geschke and Jennifer Thompson, who both face child endangerment and related charges. The police say the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Former state police dispatcher claims retaliation in suit filed in Westmoreland Co.WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. - A former Pennsylvania State Police dispatcher in Wes
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 3 days ago
WESTMORELAND COUNTY, Pa. - A former Pennsylvania State Police dispatcher in Westmoreland County has filed a civil lawsuit claiming she was retaliated against after filing a complaint saying she was harassed at work. The dispatcher is asking for... Read more
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The Express-Times
Woman burned in Freemansburg house fireCrest for treatment. Because someone was injured, "just to err on the side of
The Express-Times / Posted 3 days ago
Crest for treatment. Because someone was injured, "just to err on the side of caution," authorities called the Pennsylvania State Police fire marshal in the Dublin barracks to investigate, police Chief Jonathan Itterly said. There was... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Officers justified in shooting of 53-old Lewistown manin April will not be criminally charged. Mifflin County District Attorney Chri
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
in April will not be criminally charged. Mifflin County District Attorney Christopher Torquato announced Thursday that a Pennsylvania State Police investigation found that the officers feared for their lives and were justified in shooting... Read more
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TribLIVE
Civil lawsuit filed in Westmoreland against state police in trooper’s sexual harassment caseagainst state police in trooper's sexual harassment case Trooper Eric D. Zona
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
against state police in trooper's sexual harassment case Trooper Eric D. Zona of the Greensburg barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police. A former state police dispatcher in Westmoreland County who has a federal lawsuit pending against... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Police investigating fatal crash on Route 322 in Reed TownshipDAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — One person is dead following a fatal crash in Reed Townsh
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — One person is dead following a fatal crash in Reed Township. According to Pennsylvania State Police, the two-vehicle accident occurred on Route 322 westbound in front of the Pilot Truck Stop. The crash occurred at 8:45... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Bucks County Caregiver Steals $87K from 72-Old Clientand ordered her to pay $87,711.74 in restitution to the victim’s estate. The H
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
and ordered her to pay $87,711.74 in restitution to the victim’s estate. The Hilltown Township Police Department, Pennsylvania State Police, and the Bucks County Detectives investigated the case. Deputy District Attorney Marc J. Furber... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Man charged after allegedly threatening woman in Fulton Townshipwoman in Fulton Township. The incident occurred on March 9. According to poli
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
woman in Fulton Township. The incident occurred on March 9. According to police, a 35-year-old woman reported to Pennsylvania State Police that she was receiving threats from Casey Allen Jones. The release states Casey sent multiple... Read more
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The River Reporter
Damascus couple sentenced for child sexual abusewill be required to register as, sex offenders for the rest of their lives. Di
The River Reporter / Posted 5 days ago
will be required to register as, sex offenders for the rest of their lives. District Attorney Janine Edwards thanked the Pennsylvania State Police, the Wayne County Children and Youth Services, and assistant district attorneys Patrick L. Robinson... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Army officer accused of exchanging sexually explicit messages with South Hanover Township girlthe U.S. Army is accused of exchanging a series of sexually explicit online mes
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
the U.S. Army is accused of exchanging a series of sexually explicit online messages with a 15-year-old girl, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Lt. Col. Jeffery Bavis, 42, allegedlyi exchanged nude photos and explicit pictures and videos... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Authorities charge runaway fugitiveeluding, accident involving damage and reckless driving. Borough police were n
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
eluding, accident involving damage and reckless driving. Borough police were notified shortly after 2 a.m. March 18 that Pennsylvania State Police were ending its pursuit of a white Chrysler sedan with a Florida registration that had entered... Read more
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The Express-Times
Saylorsburg man charged in shooting death of 4-old sonman was charged with involuntary manslaughter and related charges Tuesday in th
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
man was charged with involuntary manslaughter and related charges Tuesday in the shooting death of his 4-year-old son, Pennsylvania State Police said. Troopers had responded about 11:10 a.m. June 18 to the home of Ryan Patrick Koch in the 500... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
GANNETT Syndication Serviceworth of paving that needs to be done to roads within the municipality, accordi
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
worth of paving that needs to be done to roads within the municipality, according to a study conducted by the borough. Pennsylvania state police say a mother whose sport utility vehicle was left disabled on train tracks by a crash has pulled... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Police ID man in theft of eggs, money from roadside standRelated content Pennsylvania State Police are one step closer to cracking an e
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Related content Pennsylvania State Police are one step closer to cracking an egg-poaching case in Berks County. An anonymous tip from Crime Alert Berks County identified Jeffrey Hoffman as the man behind multiple thefts of both eggs and money from... Read more
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Times Leader
Drums man killed in Franklin County motor vehicle accident Tuesdayof Drums, was operating a backhoe in the median at around mile 197.4 of the Pen
Times Leader / Posted 6 days ago
of Drums, was operating a backhoe in the median at around mile 197.4 of the Pennsylvania Turnpike in the eastbound lane. Pennsylvania State Police Newville say that, at around 4:15 a.m., the rear bucket of Marchetti’s backhoe was struck by a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Powder sniffed at baccarat table leads to bathroom bust, cops sayCity man was caught with more than 2 1/2 ounces of suspected cocaine Monday at
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
City man was caught with more than 2 1/2 ounces of suspected cocaine Monday at Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Qing Ben Zhu, 44, of Brooklyn, was reported to police by Sands security after he "sniffed a white... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
West Virginia man accused of 2014 murder on I-81 extradited to Pennsylvania for trialof the area. But it was a tip they received on April 20, 2015, that helped lea
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
of the area. But it was a tip they received on April 20, 2015, that helped lead investigators to Strawser, police say. Pennsylvania State Police were contacted by Jamie Breese, who told them about Strawser. He explained that he and his wife... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Two men arrested for open lewdness in separate incidents on I-81 in Franklin Countyother charges in separate incidents over a 10-day span in the same area of Inte
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
other charges in separate incidents over a 10-day span in the same area of Interstate 81 in Guilford Township, according to Pennsylvania State Police. In the first incident, which took place around 3 a.m. on September 27, a 61-year-old St. Thomas... Read more
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The Brown and White
Contractor sought after ripping off customers, police sayby deception and theft by failing to make required deposit of funds were filed
The Brown and White / Posted 6 days ago
by deception and theft by failing to make required deposit of funds were filed Aug. 24 in district court, records show. Pennsylvania State Police filed charges Sept. 12 against Bobko in district court, including receives advance payment for... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Man allegedly brawls with state troopers at Lehigh County hotelPennsylvania State Police charged Ryan J. Johnson with two counts of aggravated
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 6 days ago
Pennsylvania State Police charged Ryan J. Johnson with two counts of aggravated assault, three counts of simple assault and a single count of resisting arrest after brawling with a pair of state troopers inside the Knights Inn hotel in Lehigh... Read more
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The Express-Times
Trooper bit in attack by assault suspect, state police sayA man suspected of assaulting his girlfriend is accused of attacking two troope
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
A man suspected of assaulting his girlfriend is accused of attacking two troopers trying to arrest him, Pennsylvania State Police said. Ryan Johnson bit one trooper, smashed another trooper's head into a cabinet and grabbed one of the troopers' stun... Read more
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The Express-Times
Texas men face court after police say loaded weapons in carRichado Colon, 27, both of Grand Prairie, were traveling west Sept. 3 on Inters
The Express-Times / Posted 6 days ago
Richado Colon, 27, both of Grand Prairie, were traveling west Sept. 3 on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township when Pennsylvania State Police say they saw "multiple traffic violations." Conditions in the red Honda Accord with Texas plates... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
FOX43 Finds Them: Police seek your help catching their Most Wantedoffer up information on the Most Wanted criminals in the area. Today, Trooper
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 6 days ago
offer up information on the Most Wanted criminals in the area. Today, Trooper Brent Miller and Corporal Adam Reed of the Pennsylvania State Police is stopping by to discuss the following wanted criminals: 1. Carl Dwayne Robinson, DOB 07/11/66,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Crash closes Route 33 for several hoursHAMILTON TWP., Pa. - Route 33 South is closed between the Bartonsville and Snyd
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 7 days ago
HAMILTON TWP., Pa. - Route 33 South is closed between the Bartonsville and Snydersville exits. Pennsylvania State Police Stroudsburg is investigating a commercial motor vehicle crash that occurred shortly after 2 p.m. Monday just south of Interstate... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Train plows into car stuck on tracks after being hit by 2nd carintersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing f
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
intersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing for Norfolk Southern Railway, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police said Brown failed to yield and another car -- driven by Rebecca Lea Jones, of Saltsburg,... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Train plows into car stuck on tracks after being hit by 2nd carintersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing f
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 7 days ago
intersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing for Norfolk Southern Railway, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police said Brown failed to yield and another car -- driven by Rebecca Lea Jones, of Saltsburg,... Read more
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ajc.com
Train plows into car stuck on tracks after being hit by 2nd carintersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing f
ajc.com / Posted 7 days ago
intersection of Orr Avenue and State Route 66, which is also a train crossing for Norfolk Southern Railway, according to Pennsylvania State Police. Police said Brown failed to yield and another car -- driven by Rebecca Lea Jones, of Saltsburg,... Read more
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