Bradford County

Tractor Trailer Destroyed by Fire on I-81

A tractor-trailer, hauling yogurt, was completely destroyed by fire on Interstate 81, near the Great Bend Welcome Center in Great Bend Pennsylvania. No one was injured in the fire, which is believed to have been electrical in nature.

Fall Prevention Awareness Month at Elderwood

Its Fall Prevention Awareness Month at Elderwood in Waverly.  Elderwoods’ Stephanie Sinsabaugh joined Dave and Matt on the WEBO Morning Show to talk about Elderwood’s Outpatient Treatment Programs, and to give us 10 tips to reduce falls.  You can listen to the interview below.

Back to School!!!

School buses are back on the roads across our listening area today. It is the first day of school for most districts in the Southern Tier. Be sure to give yourself a little extra time and patience this morning as bus drivers get used to their new routes, and students get reacquainted to the rules…

Update: Man Who Left His Child Following Car Crash is Arrested

The man who left his 3-year-old son at a crash scene, following a police chase, has been arrested. 25-year-old Shawn Palmer was allegedly driving with a suspended license according to Pennsylvania State Police. He led them on a chase until he crashed his car with his 3 year-old son on board. When the vehicle wrecked,…

Pennsylvania State Police Search for Car Chase Suspect

The search continues in Pennsylvania for a man that state police say led them on a chase before fleeing from troopers and leaving his child behind. Troopers say they tried to stop a vehicle driven by 25-year-old Shawn Palmer for multiple traffic violations Thursday night in Sheshequin Township. They say Palmer, from Athens, has a…

Pennsylvania Man Dead in Freak Accident

A freak accident on a Pennsylvania road has left one man dead.State police say 72-year-old John Maxwell Jr., of Ulster, Pennsylvania, was helping direct traffic around a log pile that had rolled into the road on Route 187 while another man was using a tractor to move the logs. Officials say the pile shifted, knocking…

NTSB Issues Preliminary Report on Cause of Bradford County Airplane Crash

A preliminary report was released by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) on Thursday about the fatal plane crash in Bradford County that happened last month.Authorities said Scott Wilcox crashed a single-engine Zodiac plane approximately three miles from the Bradford County Airport. Officials said the plane crashed about one minute after Wilcox took off. He…

Elmira Baby Had Been Outside for Three Days

Elmira Police are now saying that the 8-month-old baby, abandoned in a trash bag outside an Elmira home, had been there for three days. The baby’s mother, 17-year-old Harriette Hoyt of Sayre has been arrested and charged with attempted murder. Court documents claim that she put the baby in a white plastic bag covering the…