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Crash Closes Busy Perkiomen Ave. in Exeter Twp. for One Hour

By DAN MILLER, Senior Correspondent | April 13, 2021 | PENNSYLVANIA

Story No. 041421102

EXETER TWP., PA - Berks County Communications dispatched units to Perkiomen Avenue and Sunset Manor Drive in Exeter Township shortly after 7:30 P.M. on April 13th for a two-vehicle crash. Initial reports were of a two-vehicle head-on crash, with two subjects pinned.

Upon arrival, one driver was out of their vehicle. Crews went to work on the second vehicle, which had substantial damage. A tow truck was used to make room by pulling the other vehicle away from the vehicle with the trapped driver.

Extrication took just under 20 minutes and the driver was transported to the hospital by Life Lion EMS. The roadway was reopened about an hour later.

This article is a direct street report from our correspondent and has not been edited by the 1st Responder newsroom.