Man Seriously Injured In Crash on Beaver Lake Road
HUGHESVILLE -- A Montoursville man was taken by helicopter to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville Tuesday following a one-vehicle crash on Beaver Lake Road just west of Frantz Road in Penn Township. According to State Police in Montoursville, Daniel E. Ammerman, 33, was traveling east in a Chevrolet Impala on Beaver Lake Road around 2:08 a.m. in the area of the 2200 block. As he attempted to negotiate a left-hand curve, he lost control and the vehicle went off the south side of the roadway subsequently hitting a tree.
Police said Ammerman was wearing a seatbelt. A nursing supervisor at Geisinger Medical Center said as of Thursday evening he was in critical condition.
Ammerman will be charged with driving at an unsafe speed, according to the police report.