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3 injured in Cherry Twp. crash

Emergency crews respond to a vehicle accident Friday on West Sunbury Road in Cherry Township. Molly Miller/Butler Eagle

CHERRY TWP — One person was transported by air and two others were transported by ambulance following a head-on collision Friday on West Sunbury Road at the border of Cherry and Marion townships.

Crews were dispatched to the scene on Route 308 around 2 p.m., with one person reportedly trapped in their vehicle.

One female driver was transported by helicopter to a Pittsburgh hospital for unknown injuries around 3 p.m., while the driver and a passenger from the second vehicle were transported by ambulance for unknown injuries.

According to state police, the crash is still under investigation.

There was heavy damage to the front ends of both passenger-sized vehicles.

West Sunbury Road was reopened more than an hour after the accident occurred.

West Sunbury Volunteer Fire Department, Marion Township Volunteer Fire Company, Slippery Rock Volunteer Fire Company ambulance team and state police all responded to the scene.