- Kathleen J. Shartle, 65, of Meadville, was traveling southbound on Route 86 when she exited the roadway to the west and went into an approximate two-foot ditch before proceeding about 40 yards and hitting 20 feet of a nearby neighbor’s fence at 7 p.m. Sept. 30, according to State Police. Her 2007 Dodge Grand Caravan came to a rest in the western shoulder up against a wooden fence.
n David B. Cosmano, 43, of Stanley, N.Y., was traveling north on I-79 at mile marker 148.7 when he fell asleep at the wheel and left the roadway at 10:35 p.m. Oct. 1, according to state police. The 1994 Peterbilt semi-truck traveled about 244 feet and struck an embankment causing the trailer to overturn.
- Steven Beagle, of Linesville, was traveling north on Church Road at Maple Drive in South Shenango Township when he became distracted and traveled off the west side of the road, striking a telephone pole at an undisclosed time on Oct. 3, according to State Police. He was airlifted to UPMC Hamot for suspected neck injuries. His 1999 Mercury Cougar was subsequently disabled, police said. Jamestown VFD assisted.
n Robert E. Summers, 45, of Erie, was accused of striking an undisclosed victim at 7 p.m. in Beaver Township as the victim was leaving the scene, according to Pennsylvania State Police, Meadville barracks. A charge of harassment is pending.
- Corey J. Urey, 26, of Cochranton, was accused of harassment after he and a 23-year-old Harmonsburg woman were involved in a minor physical domestic incident in Summit Township at 9:35 a.m. Sept. 16, according to state police. A harassment charge is pending.
Magisterial District Judge
- Homer G. Cote, 71, of 3530 State Highway 198, Conneautville, waived his right to a preliminary hearing before Magisterial District Judge Rita Marwood and was bound over to the next term of court on two counts of driving under the influence and two summary charges. Pennsylvania State Police filed the charges for an incident on Sept. 7 in Beaver Township. He was released on his own recognizance. His arraignment is scheduled for Nov. 2.