Crash into parked car injures man
David Levack, 39, of 620 Elizabeth St. was traveling east in the 600 block of Elizabeth Street when his car struck a parked car head-on at 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, police said.
Levack was transported by First Aid and Safety Patrol to Good Samaritan Hospital, where he was treated and released, a hospital spokeswoman said.
Police seeking van that caused crash
Police are seeking information about a white van that was involved in a two-vehicle crash that injured two people on Mount Wilson Road Oct. 19.
The police report of the incident was released Wednesday.
A vehicle driven by Robert Eshleman, 17, of East Petersburg was traveling north on Mount Wilson Road when a white van that was traveling south turned in front of Eshleman’s vehicle onto Lake View Drive at 4:16 p.m. Oct. 19, police said.
Eshleman’s vehicle swerved to avoid the van and struck a vehicle driven by Amy Ristenbatt, 36, of South Forge Road. Ristenbatt and a passenger, Ken Ristenbatt, 61, of South Forge Road were transported by ambulance for treatment. Amy Ristenbatt was treated and released at Hershey Medical Center, a spokeswoman said. There was no record of Ken Ristenbatt’s treatment.
Anyone with information about the van is asked to call police at 717-838-1376.
Woman hurt in 3-vehicle crash
A vehicle driven by Melissa Hess, 46, of Lawn Road was traveling south on South Forge Road when it struck
the right passenger door of a vehicle driven by Clay Aaron Jr., 27, of Springbrook Drive that was traveling north and turning onto Northside Drive at the roundabout at 5:06 p.m. Oct. 22, police said.
Aaron’s vehicle then struck a vehicle driven by Rebecca Oneal, 27, of South Forge Road.
Hess was transported by ambulance to Hershey Medical Center, where she was treated and released, a center spokeswoman said. No other injuries were reported.
Hess’s vehicle was towed.
A police report of the crash was issued Wednesday.
Suspect in armed robbery caught
State police at Harrisburg apprehended a 23-year-old Dauphin County man in connection with an incident at Walmart, 100 N. Londonderry Square, at 5:26 p.m. Oct. 27.
Police said they responded to a call from Walmart for an attempted robbery last Saturday. During the investigation, police discovered that Zachary Ross Cannon of 6 Fox Chase Drive, South Hanover Township, attempted to leave the store with items he concealed and had not paid for. When he was confronted by three store employees, he pulled a black handgun from his pocket, police said. Cannon then fled the scene, but was later arrested by state police and transported to North Londonderry police.
Police charged Cannon with robbery, endangering the welfare of another person, simple assault and retail theft. Police said the total amount of the merchandise taken was $287.83.
Police did not explain the delay in reporting the incident.
WIRES DOWN: Lickdale Fire Co. was dispatched at 8:11 p.m. Tuesday to 99 Huckleberry Road.
SNAPPED UTILITY POLE: Green Point Fire Co. was dispatched at 5:18 p.m. Tuesday to 1445 Suedberg Road.
FIRE ALARM: Fort Indiantown Gap Fire Co. responded to a credit union on Island Avenue at 12:22 a.m. Tuesday.
CRASH: Lickdale Fire Co. responded to Route 72 and Fisher Avenue to clean up a spill at a crash at 4:24 p.m. Tuesday. No injuries were reported. No police report was available.
CRASH: Ono and Jonestown’s Perseverance fire companies and First Aid and Safety Patrol responded to the northbound lanes of I-81 at mile marker 84 at 6 p.m. Monday. No police report was available.
CO DETECTOR: Newmanstown Volunteer Fire Co. and Newmanstown ambulance responded for a carbon-monoxide detector activation at 28 S. Water St., Womelsdorf, at 4:31 p.m. Tuesday.
CO DETECTOR: Newmanstown and Myerstown’s Keystone and Goodwill fire companies were dispatched for a carbon-monoxide detector activation at 1 Stone Pond Lane, South Heidelberg Township, at 1:12 a.m. Wednesday.
FIRE CALL: City fire crews and First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched at 6:45 p.m. Tuesday to 525 N. Ninth St.
TREE ON WIRE: City fire crews were dispatched at 5:23 p.m. Tuesday to 1118 Brandywine St.
FIRE CALL: City fire crews and First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched at 4:48 p.m. Tuesday to 909 Mifflin St.
TREE BRANCH DOWN: City fire crews were dispatched to Chapel and Guilford streets at 9:08 a.m. Wednesday.
CRASH: Vehicles driven by Brian Pysh, 38, Elverson, and Miguel Santos-Garcia, 47, of 2000 E. Cumberland St., collided at Ninth and Willow streets at 12:07 p.m. Oct. 13, police said. No injuries were reported.
CRASH: Shrien Mersol, 33, of 443 N. 10th St. was charged for driving an uninsured vehicle. after his car struck a vehicle belonging to Lori Raiger of Myerstown that was parked in the first block of North Fourth Street at 12:52 p.m. Oct. 12, police said. No injuries were reported.
CRASH: A car driven by Christopher I. Miller, 36, of 313 Old Mine Road slid on wet pavement when making a turn at South Eighth and Poplar streets and struck a First Aid and Safety Patrol vehicle operated by Kristy Ann Trautman, 20, Myerstown, at 1:29 p.m. Oct. 15, police said. No injuries were reported.
CRASH:The windshield of a car driven by Debrie Patebon, 43, of 900 Harmony Hill, was damaged by a tree limb that fell when a garbage truck in front of her struck it in the 200 block of East Maple Street at 11:20 a.m. Oct. 15, police said. No injuries were reported.
FIRE ALARM: Myerstown Goodwill and Keystone Hook and Ladder fire companies were dispatched at 6:13 p.m. Tuesday to Stone Ridge Village, 450 E. Lincoln Ave.
WIRES DOWN: Kutztown Fire Co. was dispatched to Hilltop and Woleber roads at 8:15 a.m. Wednesday.
CO DETECTOR: Neversink and Cleona fire companies and First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched for a carbon-monoxide detector activation at 6:37 a.m. Wednesday. Three patients were transported for treatment.
CRASH: Bellegrove and Annville Union Hose fire companies, Central Medical Transport and First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched for a vehicle striking a tree at 324 Clear Spring Road at 1:35 a.m. Wednesday.
CRASH: A car driven by Illianexie Guevara-Rivera, 21, of 406 N. Fourth St., Lebanon, was traveling north on Route 72 when it struck the rear of a car driven by Beth Rothermel, 41, of 149 Greble Road, Swatara Township, that was waiting to turn onto Heilmandale Road at 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, police said. No injuries were reported.
CRASH: Hebron and Friendship fire companies and First Aid and Safety Patrol were dispatched to Burger King, 710 E. Cumberland St., at 9:03 a.m. Wednesday.
LOW WIRE: Hebron Fire Co. was dispatched to Hockley and South Fifth avenues at 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.
SIMPLE ASSAULT: A 16-year-old Annville girl was charged with pushing and shoving a 14-year-old Palmyra girl at a home in the 400 block of North Railroad Street on June 24. The 14-year-old girl was treated at Hershey Medical Center for injuries and released, police said.
ROAD RAGE: A 20-year-old Palmyra man told police that he was confronted by the driver of a vehicle that he swerved to avoid hitting in the first block of West South Avenue at 7:25 p.m. Tuesday. The man said the other driver entered his lane of travel. The driver is a white or Hispanic man, 30 to 35 years old with facial hair. He was wearing a black hoodie and a black watch cap. Police said he was driving a maroon 1990s model BMW. Police said anyone who saw the incident should call them at 838-8189.
THEFT: David Schaeffer, 57 Suedberg Road, Pine Grove Township, told state police at Schuylkill Haven that someone stole two tree stands from his yard at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday The stands were for sale and chained to a wooden table. The chain was cut using a bolt cutter, state police said. State police said anyone with information about the theft should call them at 570-593-2000.
LIQUOR-LAW VIOLATION: The Corvette Grille, 202 W. Main St., was cited by the state police’s Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for a loudspeaker violation in October, police said.
LIQUOR-LAW VIOLATION: Myerstown Memorial Post 6076 Veterans of Foreign Wars, 401 W. Main Ave., was cited by the state police’s Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement for selling alcoholic beverages to non-members in October, police said.
RETAIL THEFT: Brian Snover, 31, of 84 Naftzinger Road, North Londonderry Township, and Ashlyne Meadath, 24, of 41B N. Locust St., Palmyra, were charged with retail theft following an incident at Walmart, 100 N. Londonderry Square, at 5:36 p.m. Oct. 22. Snover was also charged with having instruments of crime, police said.
CRASH: Amie M. Adams, 30, Lebanon, has been charged with driving under the influence after she lost control of her car and struck a guide rail on Interstate 81 at milepost 78 at 7:22 p.m. Oct. 20, state police at Harrisburg said. No injuries were reported.