State Police: Two people hurt, DUI suspected, in Route 54 wreck

NORTHUMBERLAND COUNTY – One person is under investigation for a DUI after a two-vehicle accident on Route 54 in upper Northumberland County. Milton state police say the crash occurred December 28 just before 5 p.m. in Delaware Township.


Troopers say 74-year-old Cheryl Ulrich of Montgomery was traveling on east on Route 54 when she was hit head-on by the vehicle of 52-year-old Michael Walker of Hughesville. Milton troopers say Walker is under investigation for a DUI. Both drivers had to be extricated from their vehicles.


Ulrich suffered minor injuries and was taken to Geisinger for treatment.  Walker also suffered minor injuries and taken to Geisinger. A Geisinger spokeswoman did not have updates on their medical conditions. Walker was not wearing his seat belt. A passenger in Ulrich’s vehicle at the time was not injured.

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