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Car crash leaves hole in Derry Township Municipal Building

| Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, 5:21 a.m.
Damage inside the Derry Township Municipal Building after a car crashed off of Route 982 in the early morning of Feb. 9, 2018
WPXI
Damage inside the Derry Township Municipal Building after a car crashed off of Route 982 in the early morning of Feb. 9, 2018

A car careened off Route 982 and crashed into the Derry Township Municipal Building early Friday, authorities said.

The crash occurred around 1:40 a.m. in the 600 block of Route 982, a Westmoreland County 911 supervisor said. Township staff and supervisors came out and boarded up the hole left in the building.

Dispatchers said no one was hurt, though Tribune-Review news partner WPXI-TV reported that the driver was transported from the scene in an ambulance. The damage was limited to an office used by the township secretary.

Matthew Santoni is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724 836 6660, msantoni@tribweb.com or on Twitter @msantoni.

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