- Local Guide
BELL TOWNSHIP â€” There were no injuries in a two-vehicle accident that occurred at 7:15 a.m. Monday at the intersection of Route 119 and Rikers Road, Bell Township.
According to Punxsutawney-based Pennsylvania State Police, a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt driven by a 16-year-old female from Punxsutawney was stopped at the stop sign on Rikers Road facing west, waiting to make a left turn onto Route 119.
Police said she failed to see a 1999 Oldsmobile 88 driven by Rick Sherry, 50, Punxsutawney, and pulled out onto Route 119 in front Sherryâ€™s vehicle, which was traveling north.
According to police, Sherryâ€™s vehicle struck the driverâ€™s side of the juvenileâ€™s vehicle.
Police said there were no injuries, and the juvenile driver was cited for not yielding to traffic at a stop sign. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.
Police were assisted at the scene by the Elk Run Volunteer Fire Company and Jefferson County EMS.