NEWS

Driver flips car into creek

Staff Writer
Geneseo Republic
Chris Schroder of Matt's Towing in Brodheadsville explains to an onlooker how a Toyota RAV 4 landed in a creek on Merwinsburg Road in Effort late Sunday afternoon. The female driver lost control of the vehicle and it flipped into the creek bed, according to Schroder, who said the driver escaped through the rear passenger door with only a minor head injury. 'The airbag saved her life,' he said.

Chris Schroder of Matt's Towing in Brodheadsville explains to an onlooker how a Toyota RAV 4 ended up in a creek on Merwinsburg Road in Effort late Sunday afternoon. The female driver lost control of the vehicle and it flipped into the creek, according to Schroder, who said the driver escaped through the rear passenger door with only a minor head injury. 'The airbag saved her life,' he said.

A new high-definition flat screen TV set was removed from the vehicle before Schroder righted it and towed it back up the embankment.