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State police at Clearfield

  • An accident occurred Tuesday on Duback Road in Pine Township. Further, a 37-year-old Clearfield man was traveling south and too fast for roadway conditions. He lost control of his vehicle, traveled off the right berm and got stuck in a ditch. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact the state police at Clearfield at 814-857-3800.
  • A single-vehicle accident occurred Monday on state Route 970 near Morgan Run Road in Boggs Township. Further, a 59-year-old West Decatur man was traveling westbound when he got into some loose snow on the north berm. He subsequently lost control of his vehicle and struck a mailbox. When he attempted to regain control, his vehicle overturned onto its roof. The man was wearing his seatbelt at the time; he wasn’t injured as a result of the accident.
  • A two-vehicle accident occurred Monday on Sanborn Street in Woodward Township. Further, a 50-year-old Houtzdale woman was pulling out of her driveway and didn’t observe any traffic. However, a 28-year-old Osceola Mills man was traveling west on Sanborn Street and struck the rear passenger’s side of the woman’s vehicle. The woman was wearing her seatbelt; however, the man was not at the time of the accident. Neither the woman nor the man sustained any injuries.

State police at DuBois

  • A hit-and-run accident occurred Wednesday on Interstate 80 in the area of mile-marker 77 in Rose Township. A tractor-trailer was traveling eastbound while a vehicle was disabled on the south shoulder. The tractor-trailer side-swiped the disabled vehicle and then fled the scene. Anyone with information about the accident is asked to contact the state police at DuBois at 814-371-4652.

State police at Ridgway

  • An incident of assault/harassment occurred Tuesday on Cuneo Road in Fox Township. During the incident, a 38-year-old Kersey woman and the victim engaged in a verbal altercation. The woman threatened to cause physical contact to the victim and will be charged with harassment through the district court.

Clearfield Borough

  • Police received a report about a juvenile being on the ice on the West Branch of the Susquehanna River.   Upon arrival police advised him of the dangers of being on the river.
  • Police received a report from a resident who lost his wallet along River Road.
  • Police received a noise complaint at an apartment complex along Nichols Street.

Lawrence Township

  • Police responded to an incident of disorderly conduct at the Wal-Mart Supercenter.
  • Police assisted a motorist at the Hyde light.
  • Police received a report about a mail scam that involved a company called Liberty Financial.
  • Police responded to a noise complaint on Park Avenue Extension.
  • Police responded to an incident involving a reported disorder at the Clearfield Mall.

Curwensville Borough

  • An incident of harassment occurred Monday at the intersection of Schofield and School streets.
  • An assault was reported to police on Tuesday.
  • The theft of a credit card was reported to police Tuesday. The credit card was also used for several purchases.

DuBois City

  • On Monday, police received a report about an assault that occurred in the 300 block of West Long Avenue. The victim told police that a tenant punched him in the face during a home inspection. Charges were filed against the male.
  • On Monday, police received a report about an incident at a business in the 100 block of DuBois Street. Upon arrival police found a female entered the business at closing time and was allowed in to conduct business. When checked on, the female left the rear exit and unlocked the doors. Police advised the business owners that they would provide extra patrols due to the suspicious circumstances of the incident.
  • On Tuesday, police responded to an alarm at a business in the 400 block of Beaver Drive. Upon arrival police found everything to be OK.
  • On Tuesday, police received a report about a domestic dispute in the 300 block of West Long Avenue. Upon arrival police found it was verbal in nature; the complainant advised she was being harassed by her grandmother. Police asked both individuals to cease arguing with each other.
  • On Tuesday, police responded to the 200 block of South Brady Street for a wanted person. Upon arrival police encountered a female and two males and determined they were all wanted on warrants. Police subsequently took them into custody and transported the female and one male to the Jefferson County Jail. The other male, police said, was released to address his warrant with the district magistrate.
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