Single Vehicle Accident
On 11/20/2019 at 1616 hrs. the North Coventry Twp. Police Dept. responded to Rt. 422 at MM 172.2 for the report of a single vehicle crash. Upon police arrival Unit #1 was stopped on the right shoulder of the roadway. Police observed an overturned utility trailer carrying a pick-up truck off the roadway in an embankment. Police investigation revealed that Unit #1 was traveling east bound on Rt. 422 at MM 172.2 when the accident occurred. Unit #1 was hauling a utility trailer with a pick-up truck as cargo. Unit #1 lost control when the trailer began to sway in the roadway. The trailer disconnected from Unit #1, crashing into the embankment off of the roadway. The trailer came to a stop in the overturned position. Unit #1 sustained no damage, however; the utility trailer and the cargo sustained severe damage. Douglassville Auto Body towed both the trailer and pick-up truck from the scene. No injuries were reported at the time of the crash.