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Motorcycle, Jeep collide in Harrison

Jason Bridge | Valley News Dispatch
Emergency personnel provide care to the victim of a motorcycle accident on Ross St at the intersection of Freeport Road in the Natrona Heights section of Harrison Township on Saturday, July 20, 2013.

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Sunday, July 21, 2013, 12:01 a.m.

Emergency personnel provided aid to two people who were riding a motorcycle which collided with a Jeep Saturday afternoon along Freeport Road in Harrison.

The victims, Sean Jones, 33, of Harrison, the motorcycle operator, and Sara Nicolls, 28, of Fawn were taken to Pittsburgh hospitals for treatment of injuries. A report on their conditions was not available, but police said their injuries did not appear to be life-threatening.

The accident occurred at 1:53 p.m. near the intersection with Ross Street, as the motorcycle was headed toward Mt. Airy Cemetery in the left lane of the one-way section of Freeport Road, police said.

According to police, the Jeep, operated by Russell Weleski, 22, of Harrison, pulled from a parking lot on the left side of the road and collided with the motorcycle.

Weleski was not hurt and police said charges are pending further investigation.

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