Traffic signals on Bethlehem Pike (SR 309) are out at the North Broad Street and Walnut Street intersections. Traffic is being controlled by officers and repair has been requested. At this time, it is unknown why the lights have malfunctioned. THE TRAFFIC SIGNALS HAVE BEEN REPAIRED.
This morning the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department conducted a VIP student escort from the Woodgate development to the Ringing Rocks Elementary School. Anyone who witnessed the police activity should not be concerned this was not an emergency.
Walnut Street will be closed until further notice between Cowpath Road and Montgomery Street for a vehicle crash where a utility pole was sheared. This also resulted in local power outages. PECO responding to make repairs. Please avoid this area and do NOT drive around any emergency vehicle or barrier so crews can safely work.
UPDATE: The missing endangered male who was the subject of the post on Thursday, August 22, 2019 has been located and is safe. The Hatfield Township Police Department would like to thank the public for their attention to the original post. (Incident 2019-17439)