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Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash
September 28, 2012
Hughesville Teen Sustains Major Injuries Following Eldred Township Crash - PSP Montoursville say a female teen sustained major injuries as a result of a one-vehicle crash yesterday. Trooper Joel Miles said shortly before 1 a.m. on Sept. 27, Stacey C. Silverman, 18, of Hughesville, was a passenger in a vehicle operated by Timothy M. Turner, Jr., 19, of Williamsport. Turner was traveling southbound on Northway Road and attempted to negotiate a lefgthand curve in the roadway when the Dodge Ram he was operating drove off the roadway and struck a tree. The truck then spun in a counter-clockwise direction, striking two more trees on the passenger side before spinning in a counter-clockwise direction and coming to final rest. Silverman was not wearing a seatbelt while Turner was, Miles said. Silverman was transported to Geisinger Hospital in Danville for treatment; Turner sustained minor injuries.