New Castle News

October 31, 2013

Driver injured in Union crash


New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — A motorist was injured in a two-vehicle accident in Union Township Monday evening.

Union Township police said Jaylynn Gardner of 204 Smithfield St. was traveling south on Winter Road when she failed to yield the right of way after stopping at the West Washington Street intersection.

Police said Gardner hit a car operated by Brett E. Shaffer of 112 Joyce Lane, which was headed west on Washington Street.

Shaffer was taken by ambulance to Jameson Hospital, complaining of back pain. Both vehicles were towed.

Police said Gardner would be cited.