Sunbury man critical after Jeep hits tree
UPPER AUGUSTA TOWNSHIP - A Sunbury man was listed in critical condition the day after the vehicle he was driving struck a tree along Mile Hile Road Tuesday evening.
State police at Stonington said Stanley G. Newberry, 72, was driving a 2000 Jeep west along the rural road shortly after 6 p.m. when the Jeep left the road, traveled down an embankment and hit a tree with the front right side of the vehicle.
Newberry was extricated from the vehicle by emergency personnel and taken by Americus ambulance to Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, where he was listed in critical condition Wednesday evening, according to a nursing supervisor.
Newberry was wearing a seatbelt and was cited for driving on roadways laned for traffic.
The investigation continues, police said.