Two Injured In Thompson Twp. Accident
Two women suffered minor injuries on Saturday, October 23, when their southbound 1999 Pontiac Firebird struck a utility pole and tree along Heavenly Acres Ridge Road.
According to state police, the 11:36 a.m. crash occurred when Shelby N. Layton, 19, of Hancock, Md., swerved to miss a dog on the Thompson Township roadway. Layton and passenger Alyson D. Mills, 25, from Big Cove Tannery, were not wearing seat belts when the accident occurred. They were transported to Washington County Hospital for treatment of injuries. Layton will be cited by state police for careless driving.