Slippery roads blamed for vehicle crash
Updated On: Jan 03 2014 04:41:43 PM CST
A vehicle plunged down an embankment Tuesday as a result of slippery road conditions.
Jonathan Raby, the 23-year-old driver of the 2002 Ford Focus told officials that he spun out of control due to the roads being slippery.
The road was wet from an earlier snow fall.
His car went off the roadway and into a wooded area.
The vehicle sustained minimal damage, police say.
The driver was wearing his seatbelt and did not sustain any injuries.
He did not need medical attention.
Police report the driver was driving at a safe speed so he would not be charged.
Schlier's Towing was dispatched to pull the vehicle up the embankment and the car was in driveable condition after the crash.
Raby was able to drive his vehicle away from the scene.
The crash occurred on Lower Lakeview Dr. in Middle Smithfield Twp.
Copyright 2014 WFMZ. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
Fatal accident stops traffic on I-78 East in Upper Saucon
State police: Possible Eric Frein sighting near post office
School district cancels class Tuesday after alleged Frein sighting
Police: Blood found is not Eric Frein's; search zone shifts
4 students hurt in school bus crash
Woman shares story about possible Eric Frein sighting
Home inspector accused of selling items left behind
BASD reaches agreement with former parent it sued
Farm animals gunned down; police investigate
Lehigh County man dies after vehicle crashes into tractor trailer