Accident in Rush Township
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/TIMES NEWS
An unidentified woman was taken by ambulance to a hospital after crashing her car into the side of a bridge in the Lake Hauto development, Rush Township. The accident happened around 5:30 p.m. Thursday on Lake Drive, about a quarter mile from the Rush Township entrance. Responding in addition to Rush and Ryan Township police, were Tamaqua Rescue, Hometown Fire Company, Tamaqua Ambulance and others. Hometown fire police volunteers closed the road for the duration.