A truck took down a utility pole, reportedly struck parked vehicles, and came to rest in a lot along First Street (Route 209) in Lehighton at about 9 a.m. today. The accident occurred at the Kovatch Corporation used car sales lot. No serious injuries were reported. Lehighton borough police are investigating. A crew from the Lehighton Light and Power Department responded immediately to replace the pole. The Lehighton Fire Department and Lehighton Ambulance also were dispatched.
Accident closes Route 209 in Lehighton
Thursday, July 25, 2013