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Old Reading Road is currently closed near the intersection with Duke Road in Roaring Creek Township due to downed trees/wires. Please plan an alternate route.

Southern Drive is currently closed between Bethel Drive and Park Drive due to a motor vehicle accident. Please use an alternate route.

Avoid Catawissa Borough if at all possible, major commercial structure fire being fought by volunteer fire companies from 3 counties. SR42 Catawissa River Bridge is closed from Montour Township into Catawissa. Main Street Catawissa is closed as well as numerous other streets. Find an alternative route around catawissa as crews are also conducting water tanker shuttles from the Catawissa Dam into the fire scene on South 1st Street.

Southern Drive (SR 487) in Franklin Township is closed between Bethel Road and Park Drive.

ROADWAY is now open

Numidia drive between Ringtown Mountain Road and Dragstrip Road is shut down for an unknown duration. Motor vehicle accident in the area.

Landlines in the Numidia area are currently down and are unable to be used to dial 911. If you have an emergency, please use a cellular phone to dial 911. Phone lines are also out at our department so you will need use the ECEN Non-emergency number to contact police at 570-784-6300.

The dog and owner were reunited! thank you for sharing this post. 

This dog was found on Sr42 (Numidia Drive) at Dragstrip Road. We are attempting to locate the owner to get him reunited. Very friendly. He was with a black dog that ran away. Call 570-799-5806 or the non-emergency number for the 911 Center at 570-784-6300.

All area roadways have been re-opened following Monday's storm damage.

Due to the severe storms over night, most roads in the area are CLOSED due to trees and wires down. Please refrain from traveling if possible and allow utility companies to begin clearing the damage. To report any downed power lines please call 1-800-DIAL-PPL.

** UPDATE ** Kevin was located at approximately 5:00 pm safe! We want to thank all the local volunteers, the outside search and rescue teams, K9's, Columbia County EMA, ECEN Emergency Services Dispatchers, Incident Management Team Members  and members of the Montour Township and Catawissa Borough Police Officers who responded to our calls for assistance to search for Kevin. 

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