Three vehicle crash on I-81
State police at Frackville reported investigating a three-vehicle crash at 5:18 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9, along Interstate 81 in Kline Township, Schuylkill County. Troopers said the crash occurred during a snow storm.
Troopers said Christian A. Lescowitch, 27, of Sugarloaf, Luzerne County, driving a 1995 Dodge Caravan; Cindy L. Brown, 44, of Factoryville, Wyoming County, driving a 2013 Hyundai Sonata; and Michael J. Hendron, 59, of Colton, Calif., driving a 2012 Nissan Versa, were all northbound.
Lescowitch lost control of his van causing it to spin counter-clockwise and northwest and into the left lane. Brown was in the left lane. The front of Brown's car impacted with the driver's side of the van. Hendron was in the right lane behind the other vehicles and his car impacted with the passenger side rear of the Sonata.
There were no injuries. The Caravan had to be towed from the scene while the other vehicles were still operable, troopers said.
Lescowitch was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic. Ryan Township Fire Company volunteers assisted at the scene.