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Injuries After Serious Three-Vehicle Crash


Credit: Newtown police

Police said there were injuries in a serious Thanksgiving crash on the Newtown Bypass in Newtown Township.

The crash happened on the Bypass at Buck Road around 2 p.m. Multiple vehicles were involved, including one that was pushed off the multi-lane roadway and onto an embankment.

In a statement, police said the crash involved three vehicles and injuries were reported.

Bystanders said that trucks from the Newtown Ambulance Squad, Penndel-Middletown Emergency Squad, and Tri-Hampton Rescue Squad were on the scene along with the Newtown Fire Association.

As of 2:45 p.m., traffic in the area of the intersection remained jammed due to the crash.


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Tom Sofield

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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