20191202M7491

On 12/2/2019 at 1025 hours, NCPD responded to the intersection of Route 100 and E. Hoffecker Rd. on the report of a two vehicle crash.  Upon police arrival, one vehicle was observed facing south in the northbound Route 100 left turn lane and one vehicle observed facing east on east Hoffecker Rd.  Police investigation revealed that both units were traveling south on Route 100.  Unit #1, operated by Louise W. Wood, of Pottstown, was in front of unit #2, operated by Gary J. Griffiths, of Pottstown.  Unit #1 was traveling on the right (west) shoulder of the highway and unit #2 was traveling in the right through lane.  At the intersection of Route 100 south and E. Hoffecker Rd., unit #1 attempted to turn left onto E. Hoffecker Rd. and turned left in front of unit #2, failing to make the left turn from the extreme left lane, a posted left turn only lane.  Unit #2 then struck unit #1.  Unit #1 sustained disabling driver's side damage and was towed from the scene.  Unit #2 sustained functional passenger's front corner damage and was driven from the scene.  No injuries were reported at the time of the crash.  NCPD was assisted with traffic control by Norco Fire Police.  NFA.        

Incident Date: 
Monday, December 2, 2019 - 10:25am

Incident Type:

Reference ID: 
20191202M7491

Location: 

Route 100 south
E. Hoffecker Rd.
Pottstown, PA 19465