Woman is injured in interstate crash
Diance C. Watkins, 51, of Palmyra, sustained minor injuries in a one-vehicle crash at 3:11 p.m. Dec. 28 on Interstate 81 in Ryan Township.
State police at the Frackville barracks said she was driving a 2000 Jeep Cherokee southbound in the right lane of the interstate when it left the roadway, crossed the west shoulder and traveled 134 feet before striking a tree with its front end and coming to rest facing south.
Police said she will be cited for careless driving.
She was transported to the Schuylkill Medical Center-South, Pottsville, by the Ryan Township Ambulance.