04/28/12 Man Flown After Two Vehicle Accident in Wampum
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Location: Clyde Street at Route 18 Wampum Boro Lawrence County
Details: Around 2:30 pm today, a 2 vehicle ax occured in the boro of Wampum (Lawrence County) at the intersection of Clyde Street and Route 18. According to Wampum Police, a paasenger vehicle pulled from Clyde Strret into the path of a southbound vehicle striking the drivers side, causing the southbound vehicle to leave the roadway and slam roadside into a metal utility pole. The male driver of the sb vehicle was trapped for a short while and was extricated by members of the Wampum and New Beaver Fire Departments. The male was taken by Noga Ambulance to a nearby landing zone at the Wampum Ballpark where he was flown to an unknown hospital. The woman was checked at the scene by medical personnel but refused treatment. There was a slight rain at the time of the incident but it is not known if that played any part in the accident.