Crash sends car onto sidewalk in Reading; driver trapped, seriously injured

Crash sends car onto sidewalk; driver injured

READING, Pa. - A man was reported to be seriously injured when his car hit another car before rolling onto its side and coming to rest on a sidewalk in Reading.

The accident happened around 2:30 p.m. Friday in the area of South 7th and Spruce streets.

Initial reports from the scene were that the driver of the car on the sidewalk was trapped in the vehicle and seriously injured.

Firefighters worked about a half-hour to free the victim from the wreckage. He was rushed to the trauma center at Reading Hospital.

There were no reports of other injuries.

A 69 News crew is on the scene. Refresh this page for updates as information becomes available.

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