State police at Lehighton reported on the following crashes investigated by troopers.
A crash occurred on Jan. 29 about 7:45 a.m. along Meixell Valley Road, in Ross Township, Monroe County. Troopers said Susan M. Defeo, 50, of Effort, was driving a 2011 Dodge Ram 1500 truck eastbound when she lost control while trying to negotiate a left hand curve due to snow and ice on the road.
The truck spun slightly counter-clockwise, crossing into the westbound lane and continued to slide off the road and onto the berm where it struck a tree.
Defeo was not injured but her vehicle had to be towed from the scene.
Another one vehicle crash occurred on Jan. 29 about 8:29 a.m. along Mountain Road, in Ross Township. Troopers said Kimberly A. Michaels, 39, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 2005 GMC Yukon westbound when she lost control while attempting to negotiate a slight right had curve due to snow and ice on the road.
The vehicle crossed into the eastbound lane and onto the berm where it struck a tree head-on. Michaels was not injured but her vehicle had to be towed from the scene.
A one vehicle crash was reported about 3:55 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 6, along Pine Run Road, in Towamensing Township, Carbon County. Troopers said Amber C. Defiore, 19, of Palmerton, was driving a 2000 Dodge Neon southbound when she lost control on the icy roadway. The vehicle went off the right side and into a drainage ditch before coming to rest.
Defiore sustained a minor injury and was taken to the Palmerton hospital by Lehighton ambulance.
Another one vehicle crash occurred about 8:15 a.m. on Wednesday along Pine Run Road, in Towamensing Township, Carbon County. Troopers said Daniel J. Sickonic, 23, of Lehighton, was northbound when he lost control on the icy road. The vehicle left the road and struck a tree.
Sickonic suffered minor head injures and was taken to the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, by Lehighton ambulance. The vehicle had to be towed from the scene.
Another one vehicle crash occurred about 6:43 p.m. on Wednesday along Kunkletown Road, near Weir Lake Road, in Ross Township. Troopers said Samantha Kathleen Weber of Saylorsburg was eastbound when she lost control and crashed. Weber was injured and taken to St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill, by West End ambulance.
Troopers said charges are pending against Weber.