PA Man Cody Downs ID’d As Victim In Saturday Fatal Perry Township ATV Crash Passenger Seriously Injured

PERRY TOWNSHIP, PA. (THECOUNT) — Cody Downs, Jackson Center, Pa, has been identified as the victim in a fatal ATV crash in Perry Township Saturday afternoon.

Downs, 23, was operating an ATV along with a passenger traveling on Smith Road in Hadley around 2:47 p.m. Saturday, when for unknown reasons, he lost control and exited the roadway. He then continued until colliding with a substantial tree stump.

Investigators say the driver and his passenger were thrown off of the ATV upon impact, reports WKBN.

Downs, of Jackson Center, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The passenger, 23-year old Doulas Hawks, of Sandy Lake, was taken by helicopter to the hospital for serious injuries. He current condition was not provided by officials.

According to officials, neither of the victims were wearing helmets.

Geo quick facts: Perry Township is a township in Berks County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 2,417 at the 2010 census – Wikipedia.

“Unprovoked” MA Female Suspect Who Stabbed Two In Neck On PVTA Bus Identified

Brietta Brown has been named as the suspect police say slashed two fellow passengers while traveling on a Hadley, Massachusetts Pioneer Valley Transit bus. Reports say the attack was unprovoked.

Brown, 26, is facing attempted murder and assault and battery charges after inflicting what police described as non-life threatening throat injuries to two people. The driver, who disarmed and restrained the woman, was also injured in the incident. He later began complaining of chest pains.

Hadley police say a woman pulled a knife on the Pioneer Valley Transit Authority bus and began threatening passengers just after 4 p.m. Wednesday. The bus was traveling from Northampton to Amherst. The woman inflicted what police described as non-life threatening throat injuries to two people before the driver, who had pulled over, and other passengers disarmed and restrained the woman until police arrived. The driver, who sustained minor cuts to his hands, was also taken to the hospital after complaining of chest pains. Continue reading