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Mental health crisis peacefully resolved in Ridgway


Ridgway, PA – The state police incident on SR948 (Montmorenci Road), Ridgway Township, Elk County involved an individual experiencing a mental health crisis.

The matter was peacefully resolved and the relevant subject was uninjured. This individual is currently receiving treatment by mental health specialists.

The roadway is now open and normal travel can be resumed between the Borough of Ridgway and SR4003 (Long Level Road).

The Pennsylvania State Police would like to thank all entities, public and private, that assisted in bringing this incident to a successful conclusion.