Police Briefs 10/4/2013
Moderate injuries reported
Two Canton residents had moderate injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 12:44 p.m. Sept. 28 on Route 14 in Canton Township, said state police at Towanda.
Police said drivers involved in the crash were Taylor M. Bird, 21, of Canton, and Corin H. Bastion, 32, of Canton, who had moderate injuries.
According to police, Bird was traveling north while Bastion was traveling south, and Bird turned into the path of travel of Bastion and was struck in the front passenger side area. Both were transported by Western Alliance Ambulance. Both vehicles had disabling front-end damage and were towed by Canton Auto Body.
Police said Bird will be cited with a violation of "vehicle turning left" for not yielding the right of way to oncoming traffic and a violation of "restraint systems" for failing to wear a seatbelt.
The Canton Volunteer Fire Department assisted at the scene.