New Castle News

June 17, 2013

Several injured in Neshannock collision

By Staff
New Castle News

NEW CASTLE — At least seven people were injured in a three-car accident in Neshannock Township.

Neshannock police said Paola Giordano, 33, of 13 Forbes Terrace, Pittsburgh, was southbound on Route 18 around 10:10 a.m. Wednesday and failed to stop at a red light at the intersection of Route 18.

Her car hit a car driven by Mark Kralevich, 21, of West Middlesex, who was westbound on Mitchell Road at the intersection. Both cars then hit a third vehicle driven by Robert Stigliano, 54, of Hermitage, who was eastbound on Mitchell Road, police said.

According to a report, all occupants of the Kralevich and Giordano cars were taken to Jameson Hospital for injuries.

They included: Giuseppe Sacchetto, 56, of Italy and Francesco Sachetto, 2 1/2, of Pittsburgh, in the Giordano car, and Linda Kralevich, 68, and Lonnie Archibald, both of West Middlesex, and Vonda Minner, of New Wilmington in the Kralevich car.

Stigliano was injured but refused treatment, police said.

The state police, Lawrence County sheriff deputies, the Neshannock Township fire department and local ambulance companies assisted.