|Two Escape Injuries in Alcohol Related Accident|
Monday, August 06, 2012
CLOVER TOWNSHIP - A Tionesta man and his passenger escaped injury in a traffic accident over the weekend on State Route 28 in Clover Township, Jefferson County. Eighteen-year-old Hunter Elder was traveling on Route 28, just north of the Clarion County line on Summerville Hill, when he lost control of his car and rolled it over into an embankment. An investigation by state police in Punxsutawney revealed that Elder, and his passenger 20-year-old James Schaefers, were in possession of or had consumed alcoholic beverages. Both were cited for underage drinking and related offenses.