Fleetwood Road crash in Maxatawny Township

Two people were injured in a head-on collision Sunday on Fleetwood Road in Bowers.

State police on Monday identified one of the drivers in a head-on crash Sunday afternoon in Maxatawny Township that sent both to Reading Hospital with serious injuries.

The crash happened shortly after noon on Fleetwood Road near Forest View Road in the village of Bowers, troopers at Reading said.

According to investigators:

Jennifer A. Turk, 30, of Blandon was eastbound when she tried to turn left and her car collided with a westbound car.

Turk’s car spun and crossed a patch of grass and came to rest in the parking lot of a business.

Firefighters needed to free one of the drivers from the wreckage.

Both drivers were transported to the hospital by ambulance. Information on their medical conditions wasn’t immediately available.

Fleetwood Road was closed from Bowers Road to Kohler Road as crews cleared the scene.

Fleetwood-Lyons and Topton fire companies assisted at the scene.

An investigation continues.

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