Thursday, February 11, 2016

PA: Charges to be filed in Genesee hit and run crash

No injuries were reported in a hit-and-run accident Saturday afternoon (2/6/16) on Hickox Road in Genesee. Pennsylvania state police said a truck driven by Lucas D. Cook, 19, of Genesee, was traveling on North Bingham Road, when it went off the road at an intersection and struck a parked car. Troopers said Cook then left the scene. Trooper Dennis Twigg said the truck returned to the scene before he arrived. According to the trooper, Cook was allegedly under the influence of a controlled substance. DUI charges against Cook are pending blood results, and he and both passengers face summary charges. Troopers said passengers were listed as Kenett D. Shafer, 20, of Westfield, and an unidentified 17-year-old male from Westfield.