Kittanning Woman Sent to Hospital Following Crash

A collision occurred on Monday evening shortly before 7:30 PM at Red Mill Road in Kittanning Township.

A 2010 Volkswagon Tiguan driven by Melissa Rocco, 42, of Kittanning, was traveling eastbound on Red Mill Road. A 2018 Ford Ecosport driven by Ethel Bish, 80, of Kittanning, was traveling west. While distracted, Rocco, drifted left beyond the midline of the roadway. Bish saw Rocco’s vehicle drifting and attempted to move out of the way. Rocco’s vehicle hit Bish’s Ecosport.

Rocco refused medical transport, but Bish was transported for possible injury to the hospital by Kittanning #6 EMS ambulance.

According to Pennsylvania State Police Investigator Darren Rice, Rocco will be cited.