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Woman Hit While Standing Next to Car

July 15, 2014
PUNXSUTAWNEY- Punxsutawney State Police report that a pedestrian was been taken to Brookville hospital after being run over in Jefferson County.

Yesterday, 31 year old, Melissa Bowser was pulled over along Snyder Road in Rose Township and was standing beside her car when police say 77 year old Mary Park of Brookville failed to see the vehicle, for an unknown reason, and swerved into the vehicle hitting bowser.

Bowser was thrown into the air before her vehicle ran her over pinning her underneath. Park’s vehicle rolled over onto its roof and then completely back onto its wheels.

Bowser was able to crawl out from under her vehicles and call for help. She was taken to Brookville hospital for treatment.

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