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Teen Cited After Crash with State Police Vehicle in Worcester

The trooper was responding to an incident with emergency lights activated.

A Norristown teen was cited after being struck by a state police car in Worcester. The car had its emergency lights activated, according to the Pennsylvania State Police.

It happened on Friday, April 19 at approximately 9:15 p.m. The 17-year-old girl was reportedly traveling eastbound in a Chevrolet Cavalier on Germantown Pike near West Adair Drive in Worcester when she was struck by State Trooper Kevin Allison, 40, who was making a left onto West Adair Drive in a Pennsylvania State Police vehicle.

At the time, Allison was responding to an incident with emergency lights activated on his 2010 Crown Victoria. The teen was charged with violating “duty of a driver on approach of an emergency vehicle,” Pennsylvania Vehicle Code 3325A.

Both vehicles sustained minor damage, no injuries were reported.

H8TR May 02, 2013 at 02:17 PM
Thats some bs, trooper gotta have control of the car. Sounds like hey I messed up let me blame the next cat. Grimey!!! Own up Mr Officer and cite yourself then withdraw that bs ticket.
Spud May 02, 2013 at 02:54 PM
When an abulance, fire truck or cop car have their lights on THEY have the right of way. You have to pass a written portion to get your driver's license where this is clearly stated.
Real May 02, 2013 at 04:10 PM
Spud, dont listen to H8Tr's comments. He has a real grudge with the police. He defends nearly every criminal. He's probably been locked up a few times.
H8TR May 02, 2013 at 04:43 PM
Spud yes right of way no doubt, but you must keep control of your vehicle. And Real this is the first time Ive gone against authority. You dont know me sucka. You probly have people tied up in your basement.

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