Rear-end crash in Monroe
State police at Lehighton reported investigating a rear-end crash on Sunday, April 11, about noon along SR115 in Hamilton Township, Monroe County, which involved a state police cruiser.
Troopers said Mary G. Ficzko, 81, of Easton, and Trooper Norman Strauss III, 29, of Lehighton, were both southbound. Troopers said Strauss stopped to make a left turn into a driveway when the front of Ficzko's 2000 Dodge Neon struck the rear of Strauss' 2009 Ford Crown Victoria police cruiser.
No one was injured. Troopers cited Ficzko for driving too closely.