One injured in 1-80 accident Monday night

VALLEY TWP—One was taken to the hospital after a multiple vehicle accident on Interstate 80 Monday night. Milton State police say the crash happened right around 9:45 pm on I-80 east near mile marker 225 in Valley Township, Montour County.


They tell us the crash occurred when 22-year-old Kathryn Marchetti from Connecticut got distracted and drove into the center median of the highway when she attempted to steer the vehicle back onto the roadway the vehicle lost control and hit the vehicle driven by 63-year-old Cheryl Pipher of Exeter PA.


Troopers say Pipher was taken to Geisinger for treatment of her injuries. There is no condition report available from the hospital. Police say there were passengers in both vehicles but they were not hurt. Marchetti will be cited for the accident.

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