Pennsylvania

State Police

All information contained in the following police reports is taken directly from official state police releases, unless otherwise noted.

DUI alleged

CLARION TWP. Tpr. Joshua McGinnis reports a 65-year-old Fisher man faces charges of driving under the influence of alcohol at 10:42 p.m. Dec. 24, 2020, along Seven Hills Road in Clarion Township after crashed his 2012 Chrysler Town and Country mini-van.

Car hits ditch, trees

LIMESTONE TWP. Tpr. Chandra Baughman reports David G. Leightley, 56, Mayport, escaped injury at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 3 along Forest Drive in Limestone Township when he lost control of his 2008 Subaru Outback and drove into a ditch and then struck several trees.

Leightley drove out of the ditch and came to a stop along the road berm.

Leightley was wearing a seat belt. He was cited for a traffic law violation.

One-car crash

CLARION TWP. -- Tpr. Chandra Baughman reports Mary L. Radaker, 61, Lucinda, escaped injury at 1:30 p.m. Jan.3 along US. Route 322 in Clarion Township when she lost control of her 2008 Subaru Outback on the snow-covered roadway and drove into a ditch before striking an embankment.

Radaker was wearing a seat belt. She was cited for a traffic law violation.

Pick-up hits pole

REDBANK TWP. Tpr. Evan Cyphert reports Robert L. Runyan, 33, Glen Richey, escaped injury at 10:11 a.m. Jan. 2 along State Route 66 in Redbank Township when he lost control of his 2008 Nissan Titan pick-up truck and struck a utility pole.

Runyan was wearing a seat belt. He was cited for a traffic law violation. The vehicle was disabled.

Clarion Hospital EMS, PennDOT, West Penn Power and New Bethlehem Volunteer Fire Department assisted at the scene.

Custody incident

SLIGO Tpr. Dylan Jarrett reports a 5 p.m. Jan. 1 investigation of alleged child custody interference along Penn Street in Sligo. No further information was released.

I-80 crashes

RICHLAND TWP. Tpr. Patrick S. Berggren reports Jared A. Fair, 28, Sligo, escaped injury at 4:09 p.m. Dec. 26, 2020, along westbound Interstate 80 at mile marker 46 when he lost control of his 2008 Toyota Prius and struck a unoccupied 2003 Ford Explorer parked along the berm of the roadway.

Fair was wearing a seat belt. Fair was cited for a traffic law violation.

CLARION TWP. Tpr. Joshua McGinnis reports Rafael O. Guerrero, 36, The Bronx, N.Y., and his passengers, all from The Bronx, escaped injury at 11:04 p.m. Dec. 20 along westbound Interstate 80 at mile marker 66.8 in Clarion Township when Guerrero lost control of his 2020 Nissan Altima when swerving to miss a deer on the roadway.

The car struck an embankment and crossed over the embankment and came to a stop in some brush.

Guerrero and his passengers were all wearing safety restraints.

The vehicle was disabled.

False alarms

MONROE TWP. Tpr. Robert S. Hageter Jr. reports Dialysis Center along State Route 68 in Monroe Township faces charges of making false alarms at various times between Aug. 13, 2020, and Jan. 8, 2021, after state police responded to 10 false alarms during that period.