Truck crash is probed
A truck tractor with trailer crash was probed in Schuylkill County about 3:30 p.m. on Friday, March 9, along Helfenstein Road, near Creek Road, in Eldred Township.
State police at Schuylkill Haven said David G. Parker, 56, of West Grove, Chester County, was driving a 2005 Peterbilt 387 truck tractor westbound when he failed to negotiate a sharp right curve. The truck went onto the north berm where it struck a rock embankment with its trailer causing it to overturn onto its side.
After overturning the truck came to rest on guide cables. Parker was not injured. He was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic.