Several people were injured after a car reportedly drove into a crowd at a fundraiser in Berwick, Pennsylvania on Saturday night.
The city’s Department of Toxicology held a day-long fundraiser to benefit the families of Nescopeck fire victims, according to WNEP ABC-16.
news week contacted the Berwick Borough Police Department for more official details.
There were reports online that three helicopters were in the area and that a fourth had been requested, along with a heavy presence of first responders. A report on the 12 County (PA) Fire Wire/News Page Twitter feed said a black Honda fled the scene, crossed the river and was involved in another incident in which the driver used a hammer to hit a woman hit.
The driver is reportedly in custody.
This report will be updated as more details become available.
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