2010-12-23 / Police Reports

Breezewood Man Hit By Big Rig

A Ryder Trucking Co. tractor-trailer using a driveway along Route 30 in Brush Creek Township as a turnaround struck the property owner on Friday, December 17.

State police said 72-yearold Samuel Robert Blizzard of Breezewood was attempting to move his dog out of the way when the tractortrailer struck him at 3:33 p.m. Blizzard’s arm was hit by the trailer, police added.

Blizzard told state police troopers the tractor was orange in color and was driven by an African-American male between 25 and 30 years old. The tractor-trailer was last seen heading westbound toward Breezewood.

Anyone with additional information regarding this hit-and-run should contact state police Trooper Huff by calling 717-485-3131.

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