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Connellsville Township accident investigated

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By Daily Courier
Tuesday, July 9, 2013, 6:27 p.m.

State police investigated a one-vehicle crash in Connellsville Township on Monday.

Clarence J. Brisbane, 55, was pronounced dead at Highlands Hospital in Connellsville following the 6:30 a.m. accident on Route 711 near McCoy Hollow Road.

Police said the Brisbane vehicle was traveling south on Route 711 near McCoy Hollow Road when the vehicle partially went off the right side of the roadway and then crossed over both lanes of traffic and went off the left side of the road.

The vehicle struck a tree.

Officials said it appears the driver suffered a medical emergency.

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