Clearfield Teen Airlifted After Auto Accident

GIRARD TOWNSHIP РA Clearfield teenager was airlifted for treatment of his injuries following an automobile accident on Saturday morning.

According to the state police in Clearfield, the 17-year-old was traveling west on state Route 879. Police said he was traveling too fast for the conditions and failed to round a left curve in the road. He traveled off the north berm an then another 500 feet before striking a utility pole with the front end of his Chevrolet Blazer. Police said the vehicle then traveled down an embankment, overturning several times before striking a tree. The Blazer came to rest in a small creek.

The teenager was flown to Altoona Regional via STAT MedEvac for treatment of injuries of an unknown severity. He will be charged for safe speeds and restraint systems.

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