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    Woman Hit and Killed in Luzerne County

    LARKSVILLE — Police in Luzerne County are investigating a deadly crash involving a pedestrian. According to officials, a woman was hit as she crossed Route 11 in Larksville around 10:30 Thursday night. Authorities haven’t said who the victim is. There hasn’t been any information released about the driver. Route 11 was shut down for about two hours during that investigation in Luzerne County.

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    UPDATE: 84-Year-Old Man Found Safe in Lycoming County

    UPDATE: According to troopers, Joseph Ciabocchi was found safe in Lycoming County. KELLY TOWNSHIP — State police in Union County are searching for an 84-year-old man. Officials say Joseph Ciabocchi left his home at Ridge Crest Circle near West Milton around 5 p.m. Thursday and hasn’t been seen since. Troopers say he has dementia and has trouble speaking. Ciabocchi was last seen walking north on Route 15. If you’ve seen him, call state police in Union County.

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    Deadly Crash in Wayne County

    STERLING TOWNSHIP — A 37-year-old man is dead after a late night crash in Wayne County. Troopers say Keith Beierle, from Newfoundland, died when his SUV hit a tree along Sterling Road just after 12 a.m. Friday. State police have not said what caused the deadly crash near Sterling in Wayne County.

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    Pedestrian Hit by Car Leads to Drug Bust

    HAZLETON — Police seized these drugs after a woman was hit by a car in Hazleton. According to the police chief, officers took the drugs from the driver who hit the victim on Thursday. The woman had to be flown to the hospital with a serious head injury. The driver, Jose Santos from Hazleton, faces assault charges in Luzerne County.

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    Police Searching for Vandals in Surveillance Photo

    HONESDALE — Police in Honesdale believe these are the vandals responsible for thousands of dollars in damage done to some Stourbridge Line Rail cars over the weekend. The mess was cleaned up before the first ride of the fall foliage season earlier this week. If you recognize any of the suspected vandals in the photo, call police in Honesdale.  

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    Home Gutted by Fire in Columbia County

    BRIAR CREEK TOWNSHIP — A fire gutted a home in Columbia County and it’s not the first time crews were there. Photos sent in from a view show flames shooting from the place on Water Dam Road near Berwick. Power was cut to the home after firefighters were called there hours before because of a problem with a hot water heater. Crews were back at the home around 11:30 p.m. to battle the flames. No one was home at the time […]

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    Crash Cleared on Interstate 81 in Luzerne County

    WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP — A four-vehicle crash in Luzerne County slowed traffic on Interstate 81 north Thursday morning. Troopers say it happened just before 7 a.m. on Thursday on I-81 north near the Highland Park Boulevard exit. One person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. One lane of I-81 was shut down while crews cleaned up the crash. The wreck was cleared by about 9 a.m., according to PennDOT. CLEARED: Accident on I-81 northbound at Mile Post: 165.0. — […]

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    Attempted Robbery at Turkey Hill in Wilkes-Barre

    WILKES-BARRE — Police in Wilkes-Barre say a thief left empty-handed after he tried to hold up a convenience store. Authorities say a man wearing a skull mask waved a gun and demanded money from the clerk at the Turkey Hill on Hazle Street just after 1 a.m. on Thursday. No one was hurt, and nothing was stolen here in Wilkes-Barre.

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    Wilkes-Barre Police Investigating Armed Home Invasion

    WILKES-BARRE — Police in Wilkes-Barre are investigating an armed home invasion. The victim told investigators three men with weapons forced their way into a home on South Franklin Street after a woman knocked on her door around 10:30 Tuesday night. The suspected robbers swiped two cell phones and took off. If you know anything about the crime, call Wilkes-Barre police.

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    Woman Dies in Carbon County Crash

    PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP — State police in Carbon County say an elderly woman died in a crash Tuesday afternoon. Troopers say Nancy Campbell, 78, from Effort, pulled out of a parking lot onto Route 903 near Jim Thorpe. The driver of the other car and three passengers were hurt. One had to be hospitalized after the deadly crash in Carbon County.

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    Woman Dies After Union County Crash

    BUFFALO TOWNSHIP — A woman has died after a crash Monday afternoon in Union County. Troopers say Sandra Sheetz was driving west on Route 192 when the car she was driving went off the road, hit a sign and flipped ending in a field. The 59-year-old woman from Millmont was thrown from the car. Sheetz was flown to Geisinger Medical Center near Danville where she later died. Authorities say she was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the […]

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    One Dead in Wayne County Crash

    SALEM TOWNSHIP — A 22-year-old man is dead after a crash Tuesday night in Wayne County. State police say Nicolai Tereschak from Greentown died when his car slammed into a mailbox and a billboard frame on Route 191 near Hamlin just before 10 p.m. Tuesday. No one else was hurt in that crash in Wayne County.