06/05/13 New Castle Police Car Hit While Responding
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Location: Mill and North Streets New Castle, Pennsylvania Lawrence County
06/05/13 Shortly after 1 pm this afternoon, a New Castle police cruiser was responding to a call with lights and sirens on when it was hit by a passenger vehicle at the intersection of Mill and North Streets. KDSTV talked with the 83 year-old driver of the passenger vehicle, Chuck Ramsey, who said he heard sirens as he was proceeding through the intersection. Ramsey’s car impacted the driver’s side door of the cruiser. Ramsey was checked out at the scene by Noga medical personnel but refused treatment. The police officer went by private vehicle to Jameson Hospital to get checked out. Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the accident.