08/04/09 Route 18 New Beaver Boro Motorcycle-Car Accident
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08/04/09 At approximately 2:20 this afternoon, a motorcycle and car collided on Route 18 in New Beaver Boro near Wampum. According to Thomas McCree of the New Beaver Boro Police Department, the Red Honda Motorcycle was traveling south on Route 18 with two riders when it collided with a northbound passenger vehicle. The motorcyclists were thrown from the cycle and had to be flown to Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh. The driver of the car was not hurt. McCree went on to say that the motorcycle may have been passing another vehicle when the accident occurred. New Castle State Police assisted at the scene along with Wampum and New Beaver Fire Departments.