A New Florence man was flown from the scene of an accident yesterday along Route 22 in West Wheatfield Township. The accident happened at 2:45 p.m. near the intersection with Shady Grove Road.
Police say 68-year-old Carl Young of New Florence pulled out onto the roadway without looking and his vehicle was rear-ended by a car driven by 47-year-old Michael Smith of Seward. Carl Young had moderate injuries and was flown from the scene for treatment.
A passenger in his car, 36-year-old Matthew Young had minor injuries and was taken to Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Michael Smith, the other driver, was not hurt in the crash.