Local Woman Injured After Vehicle Slams into Tree on Route 219

BRADY TWP., Pa. (EYT) – Police say a local woman was injured after she lost control of her vehicle and slammed into a tree along State Route 219 on Sunday afternoon.

According to police, around 3:12 p.m. on Sunday, October 3, a one-vehicle crash occurred on State Route 219/Coal Hill Road, in Brady Township, Clearfield County.

Police say 42-year-old Tina L. Hammond, of Falls Creek, was operating a 2005 Toyota Sequoia traveling northbound on State Route 219, negotiating a right curve, when she lost control of her vehicle for unknown reasons. The vehicle then went onto the northbound berm and up an embankment before striking a tree. It came to a final rest against the tree facing northeast.

Hammond was not wearing a seatbelt.

She suffered suspected minor injuries and was transported to Penn Highlands DuBois by Brady Township Volunteer Fire Rescue Ambulance.

Amserv Dusan, Brady Township Volunteer Fire Department, and Mottman Towing also assisted at the scene.

Hammond was cited for a speed violation.

PSP DuBois released the above report on Thursday, October 7, 2021.

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