Car strikes pole, house

Driver, 28, flown to area hospi­tal

The Kutztown Area Patriot - - FRONT PAGE - State Po­lice

A car struck a pole and a house on Route 222 in Maxatawny Town­ship on March 8. The driver was flown by he­li­copter to Le­high Val­ley Hospi­tal.

State Po­lice Read­ing re­port that at 7:01 a.m. Paul Reimold, 28, Read­ing, was driv­ing south­bound on Route 222 when, for un­known rea­sons, his 2005 Honda Ac­cord crossed over the cen­ter turn lane into the north­bound lane. Then, the car struck a pole and a house.

Reimold sus­tained sus­pected se­ri­ous in­juries. He was taken from the scene by Kutz­town Am­bu­lance and then flown by he­li­copter to Le­high Val­ley Hospi­tal.

The ve­hi­cle was towed by An­dres.

Reimold was cited for a sum­mary traf­fic of­fense.

As­sist­ing on scene were Kutz­town Fire Com­pany, Top­ton Fire

Com­pany and Kutz­town Am­bu­lance.

Wires were down from the pole that was struck. The road was closed in both di­rec­tions.

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