Two persons hurt in Schuylkill crash
Two persons were injured in a headon crash at 11:59 a.m. Dec. 23 on State Route 901 in Barry Township, according to state police at the Schuylkill Haven barracks.
Police said Irene Wesner, 85, and Harold Wesner, 88, of Ashland, were transported to the Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital. Police said the woman sustained moderate injuries while he suffered major injuries.
Police said the accident happened when Irene Wesner was driving a 2001 Toyota Corolla and turned left from a stop sign on Deep Creek Road to travel west on Rt. 901. Police said the vehicle entered the path of an eastbound 2011 Chevrolet Cruze operated by Andrea M. Bucher, 28, of Mount Carmel, with the two vehicles' front ends colliding.
Police said Irene Wesner will be cited for causing the accident.