Crash on I-81 in Schuylkill probed
State police at Frackville reported invesetigating a crash along Interstate 81 in Ryan Township, Schuylkill County, that occurred about 8:15 p.m. on Saturday, June 30.
Troopers said David R. Smith, 19, of Forest City, Susquehanna County, was driving a 2000 Chevrolet Impala southbound when he attempted to enter the left lane to pass another vehicle. As he did he lost control of his car which left the road and struck an embankment along the east berm. After impact with the embankment, the car flipped over several times before coming to rest on its roof.
Smith was not injured. He was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic.