On 07/08/20 at approx. 0900 hours, The department was dispatched to the 1500 Block of West Benjamin Franklin Highway for a report of Motor Vehicle Accident. On arrival the officers discovered a red sedan drove through an active construction work zone. When the vehicle entered into the closed lane which was marked by cones, flaggers, and activated amber flashing lights the vehicle drove head first into a large hole. Penn DOT was doing repairs to the roadway.
The vehicle needed to be removed from the hole but was undamaged and still drivable. The driver was cited.