Iowa Commercial Driver Cited after getting hung up on curb.

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WSR2015-01-00433 – January 13, 2015

On Tuesday evening, January 13, 2015 West Shore Regional Police Officers were dispatched to the intersection of North Second Street and the Harvey Taylor By-Pass eastbound in the Borough of Wormleysburg for a tractor trailer that hit a curb and was stuck.  Officers arrived and learned that the operator failed to negotiate the turn onto the by-pass, striking and running up onto a three foot high curb.  The incident blocked the eastbound lanes for over an hour and a half.   A heavy duty tow truck was used to lift the trailer off the curb.  The operator was cited for Careless Driving.

Walter Panko Appointed to WSRPD Commission

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January 7, 2014 – New Commission Member Appointed

On Wednesday, January 7, 2014 The West Shore Regional Police Commission appointed Walter Panko to the Commission.  Mr. Panko will serve a two-year term as a member at large from Wormleysburg Borough.  Mr. Panko is a welcomed addition to the commission and offers a large amount of insight.  Walt is retired from the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and should be able to provide valuable insight and assistance with traffic related issues in our communities.

The Police Commission would also like to thank Dr. John Judson, who served as the member at large for the last two-years from the Borough of Lemoyne.

The Department cannot thank the Commission enough for their continued support of our mission and daily operations!

New Cumberland man cited after striking a parked vehicle.

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On Monday, January 12, 2015 at 9:26 AM officers from the West Shore Regional Police were dispatched to a two vehicle crash in the 800 block of Hillside Drive, Camp Hill (Wormleysburg Borough) for a reported 2 vehicle crash.

On arrival officers found that a 21 year old male driver from the 500 block of Water Street in New Cumberland was operating a 2002 Volvo S40, silver in color.  This driver was traveling north on Hillside Drive and struck a parked Saturn Vue, rust in color owned by a female from the 1800 block of Susquehanna Street in Harrisburg City.

One vehicle was towed from the scene by GA Smith Towing of Lemoyne.

The driver of the Volvo was issued a traffic citation for Driving Vehicle at Safe Speed.

Enola Man Arrested for DUI

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WSR2015-01-00307 – January 10, 2015

On Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 3:31 am the West Shore Regional Police was dispatched to the McDonalds along Lemoyne Drive in the Borough of Lemoyne for a suspicious vehicle in the parking lot.

Officers arrived and found the operator, Ky Francis CARBAUGH of the 200 block of Wyoming Avenue in Enola, showing signs of intoxication.  He was subsequently arrested and taken to the Carlisle Regional Medical Center for a legal blood draw.

Charges to be filed at MDJ Beckley’s office for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, pending the results of the blood analysis.

Single Vehicle Crash On North Twelfth Street

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WSR2015-01-00248 – JANUARY 8, 2015

On Thursday, January 8, 2015, around 3:40pm, the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched for a single vehicle crash, in the 500 block of North Twelfth Street, Lemoyne.  When officers arrived on the scene, they found a white 2007 Chevrolet Trailblazer with a rear wheel up on the guide rail.

The driver of that vehicle, 43-year-old Michele L. MCCLURG, told officers that she was traveling south on North Twelfth Street when she entered a downhill curve in the road.  She lost control and struck the guide rail.  The vehicle’s passenger side wheels went up on to the guide rail and the vehicle continued on for about 30 feet.  MCCLURG was able to get the front wheel off the guide rail.  She did not sustain any injuries in the accident.  MCCLURG was cited for Driving Vehicles at Safe Speed.

 

 

 

 

 

Crash Ties Up Market Street Traffic

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WSR2015-01-00239 – JANUARY 8, 2015   

On Thursday, January 8, 2015, around 2:15pm, the West Shore Regional Police Department was dispatched for a two vehicle crash on Market Street, at Miller Street, Lemoyne.

When officers arrived on the scene, they found that both lanes of travel on Market Street was blocked.  Through an Investigation, it was learned that 73-year-old Richard Paul FALLINGER, from the 200 block of Fickes School Road, York Springs, had been on Miller Street in a red 2014 Ford Escape.  He was stopped at a stop sign facing Market Street.  FALLINGER pulled from the stop sign and into the path of a Silver 2003 Pontiac Grand Am, driven by 19-year-old Aaron Joseph Chuplis, from the 100 block of Shelley Drive, York Haven.

FALLINGER complained of an injury at the scene but refused treatment by Holy Spirit EMS.  Neither CHUPLIS, nor his passenger, 19-year-old Victoria Lynn Green, complained of any injuries at the scene.  FALLINGER was issued a citation for a Stop Sign Violation.

West Shore Regional Police was assisted at the scene by the West Shore Bureau of Fire.  Market Street, between Eighth Street and Ninth Street, was closed for about 40 minutes.