June 17, 1987 |
TRAVELING TUNES are provided by Danny Kean, a free-lance piano player from Bensalem. Kean hauls his piano around in his pickup truck, which he parked at Fifth and Market Streets in Center City yesterday. He then entertained passers-by with piano rags.
April 29, 1998 |
Methacton students are taken from bus on stretchers after a collision with a pickup truck at Route 23 and Coventryville Road in Chester County yesterday. The truck driver was killed and a passenger hurt. Five of the 40 students, enroute to York County, were hospitalized.
March 10, 1990 |
Ten passengers on a Route 65 SEPTA bus were slightly hurt when the bus was struck from behind by a pickup truck yesterday morning on City Avenue in Bala Cynwyd, authorities said. Lower Merion Township police said the injured passengers were taken by ambulance to two nearby hospitals for treatment after the 9 a.m. accident in the curb lane of southwest bound City Avenue near 50th Street. Four men and one woman were treated at Osteopathic Medical Center in Philadelphia, and three men and two women were treated at Lankenau Hospital in Lower Merion, hospital officials said.
September 12, 2000 |
Emergency workers treat a driver who was thrown out of this pickup truck when it rolled after colliding with a car on Route 422 in Limerick, Montgomery County, yesterday. The driver, Michael Skulrak, 28, of Boyertown, was pronounced dead at Pottstown Memorial Hospital. Limerick Police were investigating the collision, which involved a car driven by a 17-year-old who may have lost control.
March 5, 2012 |
A pickup truck ran off the road and slammed into a tree on Route 70 in Southampton, Burlington County, today, killing both people inside, State Police said. They said the crash involving a Chevrolet pick up occurred around 10:50 a.m. near Burrs Mill Road and the victims were dead at the scene. The cause of the crash is under investigation and more details are expected later.
September 22, 2000 |
A former borough councilman was ordered to stand trial yesterday on charges that he used his truck to ram the police chief's pickup truck. Jay Soppick, 46, of Moir Avenue, is charged with reckless endangerment, reckless driving and disorderly conduct. He is said to have rammed his pickup truck into another owned by Police Chief Joseph Clayborne on Aug. 9 while Clayborne's truck was parked in a lot next to the George Clay Fire Company. During a preliminary hearing before District Justice William Maruszczak, James Smith, a volunteer at the fire company, testified that he saw Soppick, in his truck, ram Clayborne's pickup three times before driving out of the parking lot. "I was standing next to [Clayborne's]
February 21, 1998 |
Lorenzo Sims was drunk last Saturday afternoon, toxicology tests show, when he drove 82 m.p.h. around a bend in Upper Dublin, lost control of his car, and collided with a pickup truck in a crash that killed Sims and three of his passengers not far from the Montgomery County DUI center. County Coroner Halbert E. Fillinger Jr. said yesterday that Sims, 32, of Harleysville, had a blood-alcohol content that was three times the legal limit. He added that the results would be double-checked by a private laboratory, whose findings would be available in a week or two. It also may take several weeks to receive the results of tests to detect drugs in Sims' system, Fillinger said.