Bensalem Police investigated a struck pedestrian crash that occurred at 7:28 a.m. on January 6, 2020. The crash occurred at intersection of Bensalem Boulevard and Timber Lane. A twelve year old female was crossing Bensalem Blvd to board a school bus when she was struck by a White 2000 Ford F-150 pick up truck driven by Kathleen Wesley of Croydon, PA. The investigation revealed that Kathleen Wesley failed to stop for the red stop signals on the bus and struck the juvenile female. A test of her blood also revealed that she was under the influence at the time of the crash. The juvenile was treated for numerous serious injuries and remains in the hospital at the time of this post.
Kathleen Wesley was arraigned by District Justice Wagner and sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility on 10% of $100,000 bail.