Mahoning Township police are investigating an accident in which a pedestrian was struck near the west entrance of the Giant Food Store Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred about 1:30 p.m. when a male was struck by a car operated by a female driver. Reports from the scene were the victim was found lying on the ground. After the impact the car continued on into a column of the store's façade. The victim was treated at the scene by members of the Lehighton Ambulance and Lehighton paramedics then transported to an area medical facility.
Pedestrian struck in Giant lot
Wednesday, January 30, 2013