09/24/11 Around 9 o’clock this morning, emergency personnel were called to an accident at 1805 Wampum Road in Wayne Township, Lawrence County. The scanner report said a vehicle had over turned on the railroad track, with a male trapped underneath. When emergency personnel arrived, they did indeed find a male trapped underneath and deceased. The coroner was called. The accident happened on the bend known as "The Horseshoe Curve" . According to State Police at the scene, a vehicle, Honda two-door, traveling towards Wampum failed to negotiate the bend, traveled off the roadway, struck a mail box, went up a bank, overturned and ended up on the tracks. State Police say that the male was 19 years-old and that the accident happened over night, possibly in the early morning hours. Traffic was alternately routed on to one lane to pass the emergency vehicles parked on the road way.

" /> 09/24/11 Around 9 o’clock this morning, emergency personnel were called to an accident at 1805 Wampum Road in Wayne Township, Lawrence County. The scanner report said a vehicle had over turned on the railroad track, with a male trapped underneath. When emergency personnel arrived, they did indeed find a male trapped underneath and deceased. The coroner was called. The accident happened on the bend known as "The Horseshoe Curve" . According to State Police at the scene, a vehicle, Honda two-door, traveling towards Wampum failed to negotiate the bend, traveled off the roadway, struck a mail box, went up a bank, overturned and ended up on the tracks. State Police say that the male was 19 years-old and that the accident happened over night, possibly in the early morning hours. Traffic was alternately routed on to one lane to pass the emergency vehicles parked on the road way.

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09/24/11 Wayne Twp Fatal Ax Car On Tracks

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Date and Time:  9/24/2011    Location:
Wampum Road
Ellwood City
Lawrence County
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09/24/11 Around 9 o’clock this morning, emergency personnel were called to an accident at 1805 Wampum Road in Wayne Township, Lawrence County. The scanner report said a vehicle had over turned on the railroad track, with a male trapped underneath. When emergency personnel arrived, they did indeed find a male trapped underneath and deceased. The coroner was called. The accident happened on the bend known as "The Horseshoe Curve" . According to State Police at the scene, a vehicle, Honda two-door, traveling towards Wampum failed to negotiate the bend, traveled off the roadway, struck a mail box, went up a bank, overturned and ended up on the tracks. State Police say that the male was 19 years-old and that the accident happened over night, possibly in the early morning hours. Traffic was alternately routed on to one lane to pass the emergency vehicles parked on the road way.

 
 
 
 

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