The Douglass Township Police Department was dispatched to the intersection of Benjamin Franklin Hwy. and Broadmoor Blvd. for a two vehicle crash. A witness stated to police that Unit 1, going westbound, ran the red light on Benjamin Franklin Hwy. striking Unit 2 who was turning left onto Benjamin Franklin Hwy. from Broadmoor Blvd. Through the Officer’s investigation he determined the operator of Unit 1 to be under the influence of alcohol. The operator was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and was transported to the Sheriff’s department for processing. The occupants of Unit 2 were transported to Pottstown Hospital for evaluation.
The Douglass Township Police Department was assisted by Goodwill Ambulance Company and Station 49 Fire and Fire Police.