On The Record

Conewango Twp.

Crash. Conewango Township Police report investigating a two-vehicle crash which occurred at approximately 12:30 p.m., on Feb. 1, on Rt. 6 near Scott Run Road. According to police, a 2004 Chevy Trailblazer operated by Rhonda Puscher, Youngsville, was traveling east in the passing lane of Rt. 6, while a 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee operated by Linda Anderson, Pittsfield, was traveling in the eastbound lane of Rt. 6. As Puscher began an attempt to pass Anderson, the Trailblazer began to slide on the icy roadway. The vehicle then slid across both lanes and struck the guardrail along the right hand berm of the road resulting in the vehicle being directly in the path of the Grand Cherokee. The Grand Cherokee then struck the driver side door of the Trailblazer. Anderson sustained minor injuries and was able to drive her vehicle from the scene. Puscher sustained injury to her leg and was transported to Warren General Hospital. Police were assisted at the scene by the Starbrick Fire Department, Youngsville Ambulance and City of Warren Ambulance. Puscher was cited for violations related to driving vehicle at safe speeds.