Tractor-Trailer, Van Collide
The driver of a 1998 Dodge van was cited for careless driving after he pulled onto Route 522 in Ayr Township from Confederate Lane on October 23. Jerry W. Billings Jr., 32, of McConnellsburg pulled onto Route 522 and went unseen by Mercersburg resident Rodney Weller, 34, who was operating a southbound 1994 Freightliner tractor-trailer. The tractor trailer collided with Billings' van before striking a telephone pole and mailbox.
Billings was taken to Chambersburg Hospital by McConnellsburg EMS for treatment of moderate injuries. Both drivers were wearing seat belts during the 11:03 p.m. accident.