Three Vehicle Accident
On 11/21/18 at 1645 hrs. the North Coventry Twp. Police Dept. responded to the area of WB Rt. 422 and MM 171.8 on the report of a three vehicle crash. Police investigation revealed that all three Units were traveling in the right lane, towards the NB Rt. 100 off ramp when the accident occurred. The order of travel of the three Units were Unit #2, Unit #1, Unit #3. Unit #1 operated by Terry Schultz, of Macungie was traveling behind Unit #2 operated by Brittney Bruno, of Douglassville. Due to heavy traffic in both travel lanes, Unit # 2 came to a complete and sudden stop to avoid striking traffic ahead. Unit #1 was unable to react to Unit #2's sudden stop. Unit #1 struck the rear end of Unit #2, with the front end of their vehicle. The collision between Unit #1 and #2 caused a "domino effect". Unit #3, operated by John Rea of Allentown was behind Unit #1 and #2. Unit #3 was unable to react to the collision and struck the rear bumper of Unit #1. Unit #1 and Unit #2 sustained moderate damage and could be driven from the location. Unit #3 sustained heavy damage and was towed. No injuries were reported as a result of the crash.