A single-vehicle accident occurred early Thursday morning on the westbound side of U.S. Route 422 in Lower Pottsgrove, police said, as the driver was traveling in the wrong direction. No one was injured.
Lower Pottsgrove police on Thursday arrested a Pottstown man who had been wanted since January on a warrant regarding a protection from abuse order that arose following an incident in the township.
On three separate occasions, according to state police, a 66-year-old Harleysville woman damaged her neighbor's car. Armed with a video camera, the victim caught the last crime as it occurred.
In separate and unrelated incidents among reports issued Tuesday by state police at Skippack, troopers investigated a theft from a Worcester car, arrested an Elverson resident on drug-related charges, and gather information on an identity theft in Salford.
A motor vehicle theft was suspected by owners who had left a backhoe on a Ridge Road property in Salford. Yes, state police agreed, it was missing from that location. But as for being stolen …
A limited number of employees and others evacuated Lower Pottsgrove Elementary School on Wednesday after fire detectors that sensed heat from roofing repairs sounded alarms. No fire danger was found.
A dump truck and passenger car collided Wednesday at 5:32 a.m. on eastbound U.S. Route 422 near the Sanatoga interchange off-ramp to Evergreen Road. Sanatoga Fire, Lower Pottsgrove police, and Goodwill Ambulance responded.
Firefighting platoons from several companies in Montgomery and Chester counties arrived Sunday shortly before 1 p.m. at Limerick's Heritage Field Airport, where a plane crashed and then burst into flames. The pilot escaped.