EAST LACKAWANNOCK TWP., Pa. (WKBN) – A woman was hurt Saturday after crashing her car in Mercer County.
According to Pennsylvania State Police, the 56-year-old woman was traveling along Mercer New Wilmington Road (SR 158) at about 9:08 p.m. when she lost control of her car near Cassidy Drive.
Police say the car hit a cement culvert and then a tree.
The woman suffered what police called minor injuries and was taken by ambulance to Grove City Medical Center.
Troopers say the woman told them that she was trying to work a cigarette out of a pack and was distracted right before the crash.
The woman was cited for careless driving, according to a police report.