Posted By Terry Wankel at BradfordPA.Info on January 2, 2010
At 9:38 pm, an MVA was reported in Lafayette Township.
The accident was reported to have occurred on Route 59, 2 miles west of Route 219, east of Music Mountain Road.
Shawn M. Wilcox, 37, Bradford, PA, was not injured in the crash.
Kane Troopers said the crash occurred as Wilcox was driving a 1998 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on Route 59. After passing another vehicle, Wilcox traveled through drifted snow and began to fishtail.
He over-corrected and spun counter-clockwise across the eastbound lane, striking a snowbank and overturning. The vehicle came to rest upside down on the south roadside.
Wilcox left the scene of the crash.
He will be cited for (Not) Driving Vehicle at Safe Speed; (Not Giving) Immediate Notice of Accident To Police Department; and Restrictions on Alcoholic Beverages.
Lafayette Fire Department assisted troopers on scene.