December 14, 1989 |
FROLICKING IN THE SNOW, youngsters take to their sleds in Resurrection Cemetery in the Hidden Valley section of Bensalem Township. Tuesday's snow was not as heavy as predicted, but one man was killed and his son was injured when their car hit a pickup truck on a slick road in Lower Makefield.
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.
February 13, 2016
The driver of a pickup truck was killed early Thursday when the vehicle overturned in Bristol, police said. The accident happened around 3 a.m. at Old Route 13 (Bristol Pike) and Otter Street. The driver was ejected from the vehicle and died at the hospital, police said. The cause of the crash is under investigation.
June 11, 2016 |
A school bus carrying children on North Broad Street struck a parked pickup truck Thursday afternoon, causing both the bus and truck to jump the curb, authorities said. The accident occurred about 1:30 p.m. while the bus was heading north on the 6300 block of Broad, in Fern Rock. The bus was taking students home from St. Martin de Porres Catholic School. Tom Smith, director of government programs for the Independence Mission Schools, which runs the private K-8 school at 2300 W. Lehigh Avenue in North Philadelphia, said the bus driver had already dropped off a lot of students on its route and had 10 students left on the bus. The students ranged from 1st to 7th grades, he said.
July 11, 2013 |
A pickup truck collided with a SEPTA bus early Tuesday in West Philadelphia, injuring six people, including two young children, officials said. None of the injuries were life threatening. The operator of the pickup truck allegedly ran a red light and collided with the Route 42 bus about 1 a.m. at 62d and Spruce Streets, according to Heather Redfern, a SEPTA spokeswoman. The truck driver and five bus passengers suffered minor injuries, including two children under the age of 3, Redfern said.
September 13, 2014 |
Philadelphia police say they do not expect to press charges in connection with an incident Wednesday in which two young children were hit by a pickup truck in Northeast Philadelphia. A girl, 10, and a boy, 7, were crossing Academy Road about 4 p.m. when a Dodge Ram pickup truck turned left from Byberry Road, police said. Both the driver, a woman in her 20s, and the children had green lights, police said. The children were struck as they crossed the street, police said. The driver remained at the scene and was not driving under the influence, police said.
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.