3 car crash on 31

On Wednesday, April 15, at approximately 4:45 pm, a 2011 Ford E350 operated by Lawrence Hobbie, age 66, of Reeders, PA was traveling Route 31 North near Echo Lane when it struck a 2008 Honda Civic, operated by Karen Wolverton, age 55, of Washington, from the rear as the Wolverton vehicle was stopped in traffic. The impact caused the Wolverton vehicle to move forward and strike a 2007 Honda Civic operated by Ann Troy, age 60, of Washington, from the rear as the Troy vehicle was also stopped in traffic. Ms. Wolverton suffered apparent minor injuries and her vehicle had to be towed from the scene. Patrolman Drew MacQueen issued Mr. Hobbie a motor vehicle summons for Careless Driving.