Motorcyclist Injured When Deer Strikes Motorcycle in Sharon Township

One person was injured when a deer hit a motorcycle in Potter County’s Sharon Township on Saturday, June 11th.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police in Coudersport in a report, 50-year-old Steven E. Davis of Fleetwood, PA, was driving a 2014 Yamaha Stratoliner Deluxe in a north direction on SR 44. A white tail deer that was hidden in tall brush ran onto the roadway and hit the motorcycle’s left side. The crash occurred on Stevens Street about 1,345 feet to the west of Legion Road at approximately 8:30 a.m.

Davis’s left leg was injured by the impact of the deer. He was taken to Olean General Hospital via Shinglehouse EMS. The severity of his injuries is not known at this time. The motorcycle did not need to be towed from the scene.

Shinglehouse Woman Loses $3,000 in Tractor Scam

A Shinglehouse woman lost $3,000 after she bought a tractor she never received.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police in Coudersport in a report, the 49-year-old woman was instructed to send an unknown person(s) $3,000 for a 2007 John Deere Tractor. However, the woman never got the tractor. The incident occurred on Fairgrounds Road in Sharon Township sometime from Friday, May 20th, and Thursday, May 26th, between the hours of 11:40 a.m. and 4:04 p.m.

If you have any information about this theft, you are asked to call the Pennsylvania State Police in Coudersport at (814) 274-8690.