Thursday, March 24, 2016

Little Genesee man injured in Smethport crash

A Little Genesee man sustained minor injuries when the car he was driving left the road and struck a utility pole, causing a power outage that last several hours and resulted in the school district delaying opening. The crash happened about 6 a.m. Wednesday on West Water Street in Smethport. Steven Childs told Borough police he was on his way to work when he apparently fell asleep at the wheel. Priority Care ambulance transported Childs. Police say charges are pending.