Single Vehicle Crash, driver flown to UPMC Altoona

UPMC Altoona

On January 11, 2020, at approximately 2:05 am, officers were dispatched to Circleville Road near Oxford Circle for a one-vehicle crash with injuries.

A vehicle driven by a 19-year-old State College man was westbound on Circleville Rd.  The driver failed to negotiate the curve on Circleville Rd near Oxford Cir.  The Hyundai Santa Fe went off the road and collided with a tree.  The driver was pinned inside the vehicle and had to be extricated from the wreckage by the Alpha Fire Department.  The driver was transported to UPMC Altoona by helicopter.  He is in stable condition.

Circleville Rd was closed for approximately four hours.  Alcohol and speed are believed to be factors in the crash.  The crash is still under investigation.