FEBRUARY 28, 2019
UNEDITED: Thursday 28Feb18; dispatched 14:52Hrs; Motor Vehicle Crash intersection Pittston By Pass at William Street.
Reported as female operator SUV traveling north making turn onto William Street into path of flatbed tow truck hauling two vehicles, traveling south on By Pass. Impact to passenger side cause SUV to do a 180 spin and land on concrete median.
Luzerne County Emergency Services Responding: Pittston Township EMS Station 566 A-2 (from Bryden St EMS HQ); Pittston Township Fire Station 166, Rescue 1 & Fire Command Car (from Bryden St Fire HQ); Engine 3 (from Industrial Park/Suscon Station); Medic 29; Pittston Township Police 66-4; 66-5.
EMS/EMT’s on response: Tim K; Don H Sr
FEBRUARY 19, 2019
UNEDITED: Tuesday 19Feb19; dispatched 22:40hrs; Motor Vehicle Crash – Tedrick Street Access Road to By-Pass/S Twp Blvd; Single vehicle rollover. Unknown injuries.
Emergency Services arrived to location to find SUV off roadway into wooded area, laying on side/passenger side. No occupant(s); fled scene. Vehicle traveling east on Swallow Street coming out of Pittston City (road between the two cemetery) at high rate of speed; roadway makes 90 degree left turn; vehicle failed to negotiate turn, leaving road and into woods.
Vehicle was reported as stolen in Wilkes-Barre City within the past hour.
Luzerne County Emergency Services Responding: Pittston Township EMS 566 A-1 (from Bryden St EMS HQ); Pittston Township Fire Station 166, Rescue 1 & Engine 2 (both from Bryden Street Fire HQ); Pittston Township Police 66-5; Medic 29.
EMS/EMT’s on Response: Katie H; Tim V; Chris W.