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Three people injured in crash at Bennetts Valley Hwy red light


Huston Township, PA – A driver ran a red light on Bennetts Valley Highway, colliding with a tractor-trailer.

74-year-old Leroy Park from Penfield had been driving on State Park Road in Huston Township on March 9.

When he got to the intersection with Bennetts Valley Highway, Park reportedly failed to stop at a steady red light.

He collided with an International Harvester truck, driven by 46-year-old Roger Manning from DuBois.

Manning had possible injuries. Park had injuries of unknown severity. Park’s passenger, 67-year-old Sheila Park from Penfield, had minor injuries.

All were taken by ambulance to Penn Highlands DuBois.

All three had been wearing their seat belts.

Leroy Park is charged with not obeying traffic signals.

Click Here to read the online police report.

NOTE: The above image is a stock photo of a traffic light, not the traffic signal that is mentioned in this specific story.