The Herald, Sharon, Pa.

January 13, 2014

Driver charged after pickup rams house

By Herald staff
The Herald

DELAWARE TOWNSHIP — A Mercer man was injured and faces drunken-driving charges after his pickup truck left the road and ran into a house in Delaware Township, Mercer-based state police said.

James Joseph Ford III, 33, was driving west on District Road when he failed to stop at the intersection with state Route 58, state police said. his truck hit a parked truck, a parted trailer then the hosue at 839 Mercer Road (Route 58), extensively damaging the house.

Ford and an unnamed passenger were treated at UPMC Horizon hospital, Greenville.