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Several people were injured Friday afternoon in a crash in West Penn township near the intersection of Routes 309 and 895. One of the cars came to rest in the parking lot of the St. Luke’s Medical Center and the other along the southbound berm of Route 309. The injured were treated at the scene by members of the Penn Mahoning Ambulance and Lehighton paramedics before being transported to a hospital. West Penn fire police maintained traffic control at the scene. West Penn police are investigating the incident. COPYRIGHT LARRY NEFF/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
North Schuylkill’s Zack Stokes slides into second base before Marian’s Aaron Mason has a chance to tag him. Backing up Mason is second baseman Quest Wilson. RON GOWER/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
A man uses a water container to shield him from rain brought about by Typhoon Mangkhut as it barreled across Tuguegarao city, Cagayan province, northeastern Philippines, Saturday, Sept. 15, 2018. Philippine officials were assessing damage and checking on possible casualties as Typhoon Mangkhut on Saturday pummeled the northern breadbasket with ferocious wind and rain that set off landslides, damaged an airport terminal and ripped off tin roofs. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)
World War II veterans Clarence Smoyer, 96, left, Joseph Caserta and Buck Marsh salute during a ceremony to present the Bronze Star to Smoyer at the World War II Memorial on Wednesday in Washington. Smoyer fought with the U.S. Army’s 3rd Armored Division, nicknamed the Spearhead Division. In 1945, he defeated a German Panther tank near the cathedral in Cologne, Germany — a dramatic duel filmed by an Army cameraman that was seen all over the world. AP PHOTO/ALEX BRANDON
Palmerton borough purchased two properties on Hillside Avenue so that cleanup can begin. CHRIS REBER/TIMES NEWS
Jordon Marie Stravinsky was arraigned Friday. CHRIS REBER/TIMES NEWS
In this Sept. 12, 2018 photo, a piano stands in a restaurant destroyed one year ago by Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico. Businesses closures due to the storm’s destruction, or bankruptcy after Maria’s passage, triggered 15,000 requests for local government subsidies from people who lost their jobs, most of them in the tourism sector after sea-side establishments were wiped out. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
The Pennsylvania Game Commission unveiled a plan recently to try to combat chronic wasting disease in the deer population. TIMES NEWS FILE PHOTO
This Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, photo provided by the North Carolina Department of Transportation shows fish left on Interstate 40 in Pender County in eastern North Carolina after floodwaters receded. Thousands of coastal residents remained on edge Sunday, told they may need to leave their homes because rivers are still rising more than a week after Hurricane Florence slammed into the Carolinas. (Jeff Garrett/N.C. Department of Transportation via AP)
Jim Thorpe’s Sam Hydro finished third in the boys race. Scan this photo with the Prindeo app for a photo gallery. BOB FORD/TIMES NEWS
JoWanda Strickland- Lucas, of Aberdeen, Md., speaks to Maryland State Police near the perimeter of a scene where a shooting took place in Aberdeen, Md. on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018. (AP Photo/Steve Ruark)
Different types of marijuana sit on display at Harborside marijuana dispensary, Monday, Jan. 1, 2018, in Oakland, Calif. Starting New Year's Day, recreational marijuana can be sold legally in California. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)