State police at Frackville reported investigating a one-vehicle crash about 5:35 p.m. on Wednesday, May 9, along SR895, in the area of Red Dale Road, in East Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County.

Troopers said William M. Lindner, 34, of New Philadelphia, was operating a 1999 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound when he lost control while trying to avoid an animal on the roadway.

The car went onto the south berm and struck a tree.

After impact with the tree the car traveled across the westbound lane and onto the berm where it went down a small embankment and came to rest.

Lindner was not injured but the vehicle was towed from the scene.

Troopers said Lindner was cited for the crash.