03 - 25 - 2014 Centre Co. 3-car crash injures 4 near Nittany Mall
[CDT] - Yeaterday eventing, a 3-car accident in State College sent 4 people to the hospital with minor injuries. The accident happened around 6pm on Benner Pike at the entrance to the Wal-Mart Plaza. Authorities said 3 cars crashed, 2 were seriously damaged and 5 people were involved in the accident. Alpha Fire Chief Jeff Martin said, “As to what happened, it’s hard to tell. There were no life-threatening injuries”. The 4 passengers were transported to Mount Nittany Medical Center. Two of the cars’ front ends were smashed; one, a Mercury Cougar, was almost unrecognizable. The other disabled auto was a late model Ford Focus. A third car, a Chevrolet Camaro, was able to be driven from the scene.