Newtown Bypass Traffic Crash Update

Newtown Township, Pa - On January 9, 2020 at approximately 11:00am, Newtown Township Police were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash with overturned vehicle. Preliminary information indicated vehicle #1 traveling N/B on Woodbourne turning w/b onto westbound contacted a vehicle traveling eastbound on the Bypass, causing vehicle #2 to overturn and come to rest on its side. The driver of vehicle #2 self-extricated and two rear occupants inside the overturned vehicle were extricated by fire personnel and transported to St. Mary’s with non-life threatening injuries. Operator of Vehicle #1 was also transported for chest pain to St. Mary’s hospital.

Causation of the crash is still under investigation.

Social Media traffic alerts were issued and all traffic closures are now open.