Two vehicle crash

On 12/23/17 at 1648 hrs. the North Coventry Twp. Police Dept. responded to the area of the Route 100 north on ramp to Route 422 east on the report of a two vehicle crash.  Both Units were found to be traveling on the Route 100 North on ramp to Route 422 East.  Unit #2, driven by Cynthia Agnew, of Limerick was in front of Unit #1, driven by Mary Garlington, of Pottstown.  At the intersection of the Route 100 North ramp and Route 422 East, Unit #2 stopped to merge with eastbound traffic.  Unit #1 was traveling at a speed that was greater than was reasonable and prudent for the conditions that existed, attempted to stop, and skidded on the wet roadway striking Unit #2 from behind.  Opr. #1 was transported by Goodwill Ambulance to the Pottstown Hospital.  Passenger of Unit #1 and Opr. #2 were seen by EMS staff at the scene.  Unit #1 sustained disabling frontend damage and was towed from the scene.  Unit #2 sustained functional rear end damage and was driven from the scene.  Opr. #1 was cited for PMVC 3361 driving vehicle at safe speed.   

Incident Date: 
Saturday, December 23, 2017 - 4:48pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

20171223M5677

Location: 

Route 100 north, ramp
Route 422 east
Pottstown, PA 19465