Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Friday, December 19, 2014 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: August 22, 2014 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

2 injured in car crash in Liberty Township

LIBERTY TWP, Mercer County — Two people were flown by medical helicopter to a Pittsburgh hospital Friday night following a single-car accident on East Valcourt Road.
Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Department responded to the crash just after 9 p.m.
Fire Chief Dave Taggart said the car drove into a field and rolled over.
A young man and woman, possibly teenagers, were inside, he said.
The male was able to crawl out of the car, which was on its side. But when the female attempted to crawl out, the car rolled onto its roof and pinned her beneath, Taggart said.
Taggart said she suffered severe injuries to her legs.
“She had a broken femur,” he said.
Taggart did not know the man's injuries, but said he also was flown by medical helicopter.
Emergency units were at the scene for about 90 minutes.

Order Photos!
arrow No new improprieties found in state email files
arrow Overnight fire fatal
arrow Man dies on icy I-79
arrow Icy roads result in accidents
arrow County faces discrimination complaint
arrow None of your business
arrow With no funds, downtown group lays off manager
arrow Police catch pair caught