Vehicle Travels Off Roadway, Crashes in Union Township

UNION TWP., Pa. (EYT) – State police say a man traveling on Interstate 80 in Union Township lost control of his vehicle, crossed both lanes of travel, and struck a ditch along the roadway.

According to DuBois-based State Police, around 3:38 p.m. on April 21, a one-vehicle crash occurred on I-80 just east of North Continential Drive, in Union Township, Clearfield County.

Police say 26-year-old Shaquille M. Brown, of Akron, Ohio, was operating a 2004 Hyundai Tiburon, traveling west on Interstate 80, when Brown lost control of the vehicle for unknown reasons.

The vehicle went off the left side of the roadway and onto the shoulder. Brown attempted to regain control of the vehicle, causing him to go across both travel lanes, then onto the right shoulder of the road, where the vehicle struck a ditch before coming to a final rest facing west.

Brown was using a seat belt and was not injured.

He was cited for a traffic violation.

DuBois EMS Ambulance Service and McCandless Towing assisted at the scene.

PSP DuBois released the above report on Wednesday, April 29, 2020.


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