East Liverpool Police for 3-23

Two people were taken to the hospital following a crash on St. Clair Avenue Sunday. According to reports, Breanna S. Moran, 21, Pittsburgh, was southbound when her boyfriend’s cell phone fell to the floor of the vehicle and slid underneath her floor pedals. When she leaned forward to pick up the phone, Moran told police, she jerked the steering wheel, causing the vehicle to strike a telephone pole. She and her passenger, Tyler I. Buzzard, 23, Fawcett Street, were both taken by Tri-County ambulance to East Liverpool City Hospital. There was no citation issued.