Cops, Courts and Fire

Car Slams Through Front Of 7-Eleven


Credit: Newtown Township police

A car smashed through the front windows of the 7-Eleven at South Sycamore Street and Richboro Road in Newtown Township late Tuesday morning.

The car ended up in the front of the convenience store at 11:20 a.m. after it was involved in a collision with another car in the parking lot, police said.

There were no major injuries and three people were taken to the hospital for evaluation, police said.

The structural integrity of the building was being examined.

Police, firefighters, and the Newtown Ambulance Squad all responded to the scene.


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Tom Sofield has covered news in Bucks County for five years for both newspaper and online publications. In 2012, Tom was honored at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Foundation's Keystone Press Awards for his coverage of President Obama's visit to Falls Township in 2011. When he's not covering news in the area, Tom enjoys checking out the newest restaurants and bars, exploring forgotten places of industry in the area, going to local parks and spending time with his friends and family. If there's one thing you should know about Tom, he is a local news junkie through and through. Email: tom@newtownpanow.com Phone: 215-431-1001