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Schuylkill crashes reported

Published June 14. 2012 05:01PM

State police at Schuylkill Haven reported investigating a two vehicle crash at the intersection of SR61 and Brick Hill Road, in West Brunswick Township, Schuylkill County. The crash occurred about 11:50 a.m. on Sunday, June 10. It was one of two reported by troopers.

Troopers said John W. Balliet, 65, of Nuangola, Luzerne County, was stopped on Brick Hill Road, in a 2011 GMC Sierra, and began to pull out. He pulled into the path of a northbound 2010 Dodge Ram 2500 truck operated by Adam T. Dallago, 25, of Marlin, Schuylkill County.

Dallago attempted to avoid a collision by swerving his vehicle but could not with the right front corner of the Ram hitting the left front corner of the Sierra.

A passenger with Dallago, Jennifer H. Reilly, 24, of Pottsville, sustained a minor injury and was taken to the Schuylkill Medical Center-E. Norwegian St., Pottsville.

Troopers cited Balliet for stop signs and yield signs.

A two vehicle crash occurred about 5:35 pm. on Tuesday, June, 12, along SR183 in North Manheim Township.

Troopers said Velma D. Breidigan, 71, of Orwigsburg, was attempting to make a left hand turn onto 183 from the entrance to a Burger King Restaurant and pulled into the path of a 1997 Buick Regal driven by Charles J. Dombrosky, 46, of Schuylkill Haven. The Regal was struck on front passenger side by the front end of Breidigan's 2000 Subaru Outback.

No one was reported injured. Troopers cited Breidigan for vehicles entering or crossing a highway.

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