Carbon driver in Lehigh crash
A Carbon County driver was involved in a rear-end type crash in Lehigh County. State police at Fogelsville said the accident occurred about 9:42 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 5, along SR100 near Claussville Road, in Lowhill Township.
Troopers said John J. Platts, 52, of Palmerton, was stopped while southbound when his 2005 Dodge Dakota pickup truck was struck in the rear by a 1995 Ford, no model given, driven by Paul L. Parsons, 42, of Germansville.
No one was injured. Both vehicles had to be towed.
Troopers cited Parsons for driving a vehicle at an (un) safe speed.