New Castle News

February 14, 2014

East Side men injured in crash

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — Names of two men injured in an accident on Locust Street have been released.

William J. Kroll, 33, of 1116 Cunningham Ave., was flown to St. Elizabeth Health Center in Youngstown after the Wednesday afternoon crash. The hospital had no record of him Thursday.

His passenger, Sean Thompson, 45, of 106 Pine St., was treated at Jameson Hospital and released.

According to New Castle police, Kroll was driving south on Locust when he lost control, went off the left side of the road and landed in the shallow creek bed. Road conditions were not a factor, police said, and both men were wearing seat belts.

Police are continuing to investigate the accident.