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Blairstown man dies after being trapped under lawn tractor

Around 3:45 p.m., emergency responders were called to a home on Sand Hill Road after a woman dialed 911 and reported hearing her neighbor screaming, according to Blairstown Capt. Scott Johnsen. The woman reported that her neighbor's husband may have rolled his lawn tractor on top of himself.

NEW JERSEY HERALD - 2018-08-20 10:45:00

IndyCar: Robert Wickens' horrifying crash casts cloud over Pocono

LONG POND, Pa. -- A horrifying crash that kicked off Sunday'sVerizon IndyCar Seriesrace and resulted in rookie phenom Robert Wickens being helicoptered to a local hospital, overshadowedAlexander Rossi's win at the ABC Supply 500at Pocono Raceway.

INDIANAPOLIS STAR - 2018-08-19 23:54:00

IndyCar Race Draws Thousands of Fans to the Poconos  

"We just like to be able to come in and see the cars, and it's just a lot of excitement when you see the cars running at the same time," Farley said.

WNEP-TV 16 - 2018-08-19 23:21:45

Search turns up with no results at Delaware River, dispatcher says

The Knowlton Township Fire and Rescue Co. No. 1 reported three people were in the capsized canoe with no life vests. Two of the boaters were found safe on the Portland side of the river in Northampton County, but the search was continuing for one male occupant of the canoe, the fire company had said

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-08-19 16:42:00

Saylorsburg man charged in rape case

John Hill, 46, faces charges of criminal attempt — rape; criminal attempt — involuntary deviate sexual intercourse; indecent assault; unlawful restraint; and harassment in a domestic incident.

TIMES NEWS - 2018-08-19 08:28:00

Police take $500k of meth off U.D. streets; Chitwood warns meth is ‘the new heroin’

“We were taken aback by the amount, even though we knew there has been an increase in meth, and we’ve been told it is making its way to the area,” said Chitwood of the bust.

DELAWARE COUNTY DAILY TIMES - 2018-08-19 22:02:14

Mosquito spraying set for tonight in 4 Warren County towns

WARREN COUNTY, NJ– The Warren County Mosquito Commission has announced that it will be spraying against mosquitoes in parts of Blairstown Township, Frelinghuysen Township, Hope Township and Washington Borough tonight.

WRNJRADIO.COM - 2018-08-20 09:41:21

This Pa. 'survivalist' threatened to kill Trump. Now there's a 20K reward for his arrest.

Dressed in a camouflage shirt and hat, his green eyes hidden behind a pair of aviator sunglasses, Christy stared into a camera and delivered a short message that he posted on YouTube in January. “I kind of have a lot of survival information, mixed with tactical,” he said with a noticeable lisp. “Pre

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER - 2018-08-18 22:51:00

IndyCar driver Wickens taken to hospital after scary crash

LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — IndyCar driverRobert Wickenswas taken by helicopter for medical treatment following a violent wreck at the start of Sunday's race atPocono Raceway, where a driver was killed in2015.

RADIO EGYPT - 2018-08-20 00:00:00

Water rescue crews attempting recovery in Delaware River

The Knowlton Township Fire and Rescue Co. No. 1 reported three people were in the capsized canoe with no life vests. Two of the boaters were found safe on the Portland side of the river in Northampton County, but the search was continuing for one male occupant of the canoe, the fire company had said

LEHIGHVALLEYLIVE.COM - 2018-08-19 13:22:00

Canadian IndyCar driver Wickens spins into fence in wreck at Pocono

The driver from Guelph, Ont., was attempting to pass Ryan Hunter-Reay when the two cars slightly touched. That caused Hunter-Reay’s car to careen into the wall and Wickens’ car was pulled along for the ride.

MONTREAL GAZETTE - 2018-08-19 19:37:06

No cause found for fire before collapse that killed Kunkletown native

The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announced Thursday that it has closed its investigation into the cause and origin of the March 21 fire in a former piano factory in York.

TIMES NEWS - 2018-08-19 08:36:00

IndyCar's Wickens injured in violent Pocono crash

Hunter-Reay, James Hinchcliffe, Pietro Fittipaldi and Takuma Sato were among the drivers collected in Sunday's wreck. Hinchcliffe seemed to be in pain, grabbing his wrists as he slowly left his car. Hinchcliffe was cleared and released from the medical center. He declined to comment to reporters out

6ABC.COM - 2018-08-20 08:52:48

Man pinned under tractor is pronounced dead, police say

AWarren Countyman was pronounced dead Friday after being found pinned by a tractor, authorities said.Emergency responders were called shortly before 4 p.m. to the first block of Sand Hill Road in Blairstown Township. A woman dialed 911 after hearing her neighbor screaming, and reported the neighbor'


Bangor woman faces charges after meth found in raid, police say

Manfredi was arraigned at 9:40 am. before District Judge Alicia Rose Zito on charges of possession with intent to deliver drugs, possession of a controlled substance, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and criminal use of a communication facility, records show.


Woman takes out mailbox, bird feeder and tree with Jeep (PHOTOS)

AWarren Countywoman was taken to an area hospital after a crash Friday evening that took out a for-sale sign, mailbox, bird feeder and a tree, according to police.


Know this man? Nazareth police probe car break-ins outside gymnastics gym

Nazarethpolice asked for the public's help Saturday in tracking down "a person of interest" in a debit card fraud investigation linked to vehicle break-ins outside a borough business, according to a news release.Police said they investigated thefts from multiple vehicles between 6:15 and 7:15 p.m. A


Man, 47, killed in motorcycle crash on William Penn Highway

PALMER TWP., Pa. - A man has died after a motorcycle crash in Palmer Township, Northampton County early Friday morning.


Grand jury in priest sex abuse probe owed debt of gratitude | Turkeys and Trophies

Despite uncooperative weather,ArtsQuestagain pulled off a great, 10-day party with its 35thinstallment ofMusikfest. Heavy rains on the opening weekend swelled the Monocacy Creek in Bethlehem and forced the closure of some of the festival's venues, but volunteers and others worked diligently to clean


Person of interest sought in theft of multiple vehicles, Nazareth police say

NAZARETH, Pa. - The Nazareth Borough Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a person of interest related to an incident where items were allegedly stolen from multiple vehicles, police said in a release.