On The Record


Crash. Warren-based state police responded to a one vehicle accident on April 10 at 5:47 a.m. on N. Main St. at its intersection with 8th St. A 1996 Chevrolet K1500 driven by Matthew Gates, 37, Corry, was traveling north on N. Main St. and became distracted by the headlights of an oncoming vehicle and did not see a 2004 Ford Escape that was legally parked on the east side of the roadway. According to police, initial impact occurred as Gates’ vehicle struck the Escape, causing the Escape to be spun around 180 degrees. Gates’ vehicle pushed the Escape approximately 60 feet before both vehicles came to rest on the sidewalk on the east side of the roadway. Gates was charged with roadways laned for traffic. No injuries were reported.