Overturned Vehicle Found In The River

On 11/25/17 at 0251 hours, the Harrisburg Police were advised that a vehicle was in the Susquehanna River on Front Street at MaClay Street.  Capital Police and Dauphin County Sheriffs responded and found an overturned pickup truck in the water.  Officers struggled with trying to extract the occupants out of the vehicle until the Harrisburg Fire Department arrived with additional equipment.  Both occupants were removed from the vehicle and taken to a local hospital for treatment.  Both individuals are expected to recover from their injuries. 

The initial investigation indicates that the pickup was travelling west on MaClay Street travelling towards Front Street.  The vehicle went over the embankment and landed on its roof.

This is an active accident investigation.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Harrisburg Police or submit a tip through Crime Watch

Incident Date: 
Saturday, November 25, 2017 - 2:28am

Case Number: 

17-1125-134-002

Location: 

Front & MaClay Street
Harrisburg, PA 17110