Accident closes Route 209 in Lehighton
BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS
A truck took down a utility pole, reportedly struck parked vehicles, and came to rest in a lot along First Street (Route 209) in Lehighton at about 9 a.m. today. The accident occurred at the Kovatch Corporation used car sales lot. No serious injuries were reported. Lehighton borough police are investigating. A crew from the Lehighton Light and Power Department responded immediately to replace the pole. The Lehighton Fire Department and Lehighton Ambulance also were dispatched.