05/24/12 Mercer Springfield Twp. Semi vs SUV Accident
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Location: Route 208 at Route 19 Perry Highway Springfield Township Mercer County
05/24/12Shortly before noon today, a semi-truck and SUV collided at the intersection of Route 19 and Route 208 in Springfield Twp., Mercer County. According to Mercer State Police at the scene, the truck was traveling south on Route 19 when the woman driving the SUV pulled from Route 208 into the path of the semi, causing it to jack knife. The SUV rolled over, trapping the woman for about a half hour. State Police say she was taken to Grove City Hospital with unknown injuries. The truck driver was not injured. The fuel tank on the semi was ruptured and spilled fuel onto Route 19. Several road signs were damaged and Penn Dot was called to help with the cleanup.