Hazleton Man Injured in Fayette County Collision

police-lightsA Hazleton man was injured in a crash in Fayette County Saturday morning. The Sheriff’s Office says an SUV driven by 37-year old Christopher Atkinson of Hazleton was struck by a car that failed to stop at the intersection of G Avenue and 40th Street. Atkinson was transported to Mercy Hospital for head and neck injuries, along with the driver of the other vehicle, 21-year old Brittany Barnard of Cedar Falls. Both vehicles were totaled. Barnard was charged with failing to yield.