Several people hurt in separate incidents in The Valley Wednesday

Photo by Danville Fire Department photographer Deanna Force

Photo by Danville Fire Department photographer Deanna Force



UNDATED – Several inuries resulted after two incidents Wednesday:


Fire crews responded to a house fire Wednesday afternoon in Coal Township, Northumberland County. The fire was said to have started in the kitchen in an apartment in a home on West Pine street. Coal Township Assistant Fire Chief Mike Timco said volunteers worked about 30 minutes to extinguish the fire.


The fire was out by around 1:30pm and all tenants from the three units escaped unharmed. One firefighter suffered a minor cut to his hand and was taken for treatment at Geisinger-Shamokin Area Community Hospital.


In Danville, one person was taken to the hospital after a two vehicle accident around 11:30am at the intersection of Spruce Street and Continental Boulevard Wednesday. Police say a car pulled out in front of a tractor-trailer. The flipped the car and trapped unidentified driver inside.  She was rescued and taken to Geisinger. (Deanna force)

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