State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a one vehicle crash that occurred about noon on Wednesday, March 6, along Front St, near Ash St., in Cressona.
Troopers said Paul Potts, 75, of Cressona, was operating a 2011 Subaru Outback southbound when an unsecured metal gate swung open into his path. The gate struck the windshield of the car and then Potts. Potts sustained a laceration to his head.
Potts was taken to the Schuylkill Medical Center-S. Jackson St., Pottsville, for treatment.