Two people were injured after a motorcycle rolled over in Covington Township on Sunday, May 29th.
According to the Pennsylvania State Police in Mansfield in a report, 76-year-old Harold M. Alexander of Franklinville, NY, was driving a 2011 Harley-Davidson Trike in an east direction on SR660. 61-year-old Paula E. Raymond who is also from Franklinville, NY, was a passenger on the motorcycle. After Alexander failed to drive along a left curve, he lost control of the motorcycle. The motorcycle moved to the roadway’s southern berm. When Alexander tried to correct the motorcycle’s movements, the motorcycle started to skid in the gravel. Alexander guided the motorcycle back onto the roadway before the motorcycle overturned. The motorcycle rested in an eastern direction in the eastbound lane. The crash occurred about 591 feet to the west of Starks Road at approximately 12:24 p.m.
Both Alexander and Raymond, who were both wearing their helmets, had injuries of unknown severity. They were both taken from the scene via Mansfield EMS before being flown to Robert Packer Hospital. The motorcycle had minor damage. Alexander was charged with a moving violation.