Two vehicle crash

On 9/29/2017 at 0707 hrs. the North Coventry Twp. Police Dept. responded to the area of Route 100 south and Lenape Crossing.  Upon police arrival both units were off to the side of the highway.  Both units were traveling south on Route 100.  Unit #2 , operated by Francis J. Gravinese, was traveling in front of Unit #1, operated by Joseph D. Fusee.  In the area of Route 100 south and Lenape Crossing traffic slowed to a stop.  Opr. #1 was distracted and looking away from the highway, driving with careless disregard for the safety of persons and property, and failed to notice stopped traffic in front of him.  Unit #1 then struck Unit #2 from behind.  Unit #1 sustained disabling front end damage and was towed from the scene.  Unit #2 sustained functional rear end damage and was driven from the scene.  No injuries were reported at the time of the crash.  Opr. #1 was cited for PMVC 3714 (a) Careless Driving.    

Incident Date: 
Friday, September 29, 2017 - 11:32am

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

20170929M4262

Location: 

Route 100 south
Lenape Crossing
Pottstown, PA 19465