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Truck Takes Down Power Lines, Closes Route 40 In Atlantic City
A truck that had unloaded a dumpster took down power lines, closing Route 40 in Atlantic City, authorities said.
On Monday, Nov, 27, at about 9:30 a.m., police responded to wires across the roadway and two broken electrical poles.
A City of Atlantic City employee was operating a roll-off truck and had offloaded a dumpster, police said.
"The driver failed to properly put down the boom before driving off," they said.
The boom caught the electrical wires, snapped the poles and pulled the wires across the roadway.
There were no injuries reported.
Route 40 was closed in both dire…
Car Winds Up Under Tractor-Trailer, Over SUV In Three-Vehicle Germantown Crash
The Monday morning commute got off to a rough start for several drivers in Montgomery County who were involved in a three-vehicle crash with a tractor-trailer, officials say.
One person was injured on Monday in Germantown, when there was a small pile-up on Richter Farm Road near the intersection of Great Seneca Highway.
Update - Richter Farm Rd & Great Seneca Hwy, Germantown, 3 vehicle collision, @MCFRS_EMIHS transporting 1 adult, NLTI, @mcfrs PE729, RS729, A722, M731, SA700, BC705 on scene, some lanes blocked pic.twitter.com/01zVnA1Bd6 — Pete Piringer (@mcfrsPIO) November 27, 2023…
Mercedes-Benz Driver ID'd After Ejection Crash On Union Deposit: Police
A driver has died after being ejected from their Mercedes-Benz on Saturday, police announced.
Roger Morrison, 57 has been identified as the driver who died at the scene, according to Dauphin County officials.
Officers were called to the crash on Union Deposit Road near Fairmont Drive, Lower Paxton Township around 4:10 a.m. on Nov, 18, as detailed in the police release.
When they got there, they found a white Mercedes-Benz sedan crashed, off the side of the road, according to the release.
"The driver, and sole occupant, was found deceased after having been ejected from th…