Man flees police after traffic stop; damages four homes in Lebanon County
LONDONDERRY TWP. Pa.-(WPMT) An early morning traffic stop leads to a chase and four home damaged in Lebanon County. At 4:12 am Palmyra Police assisted by North Londonderry Township, stopped a car along the first block of S. Railroad Street in Palmyra. The driver, Scott M. Stettler, 33, of Spring Brook Township, Lackawanna County sped away, headed south on Railroad. Police units quickly followed.
Stettler lost control of his vehicle in the 400 block of Campbelltown Road in North Londonderry Township. He drove through four backyards of homes on the 400 block of Sweetwater Drive. His car then struck and severely damaged two homes on the block.
Stettler suffered injuries serious enough to be take Hershey Medical Center. There were no other reported injuries.
North Londonderry Township Police say their investigation continues and charges are pending.