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Crashes probed

Published January 14. 2013 05:06PM

State police at Lehighton reported on the following crashes investigated the troopers.

A one vehicle crash occurred about 12:19 a.m. on Jan. 10 along Kunkletown Road in Ross Township, Monroe County. Troopers said Anna E. Devivo, 18, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 2003 Mazda Tribute eastbound when it left the road and overturned. Devivo was not injured.

A one vehicle crash was reported about 7 a.m. on Jan. 10 along Stagecoach Road, in Towamensing Township, Carbon County. Tyler A. Dibble, 41, of Battle Creek, Mich., was driving a 2007 Volvo truck tractor southbound and attempting to negotiate a right turn. The truck struck the left front corner of a porch roof at 340 Stagecoach Road.

Troopers said Dibble failed to notice he struck the porch and continued on to Forest Inn Road. He was not cited.

A one vehicle crash occurred about 7:46 a.m. on Jan. 10 in the area of 191 Stone Hill Road, in Ross Township. Troopers said Courtney A. Munier, 25, no address given, was eastbound and due to heavy frost on the road, the vehicle slid off the road and into trees.

Damages were minor to the vehicle and Munier was not injured.

Another one vehicle crash occurred about 7:30 p.m. on Jan. 11 along SR115 in Ross Township. Jennifer N. Porter, 24, of Blakeslee, was driving a 2007 Nissan southbound when he struck a deer near the intersection with Henry Road. Porter and passenger Daniel E. Wise, 23, of Blakeslee, were not injured.

Troopers investigated another one vehicle crash about 4:40 p.m. on Dec. 27 along Meixell Valley Road, in Ross Township. Troopers said Shane O. Peechatka, 17, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 2000 Buick Regal eastbound when he lost control after traveling over a ice patch. The car went onto the south berm and rolled over, coming to rest on its roof.

Peechatka and his passenger, Laurel M. Perweiler, 16, also of Saylorsburg, each sustained minor injuries but did not require immediate medical attention.

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