Police: Drunk driver collides into van, hurts 6

An Ashville man has been charged in connection with a Friday night accident that sent six people to UPMC Altoona.

Jordan Conrad, 20, 165 W. Main St., was charged with driving under the influence and underage drinking after his vehicle, which was traveling on East Hamilton Lane, went through a stop sign and collided with a van driven by Steven Beagan, 42, 421 N. 10th Ave., which was traveling on Greenwood Road, Logan Township Police Chief Ron Heller said.

Two passengers in the Conrad vehicle, Anthony Steberger, 19, 110 Maple Drive, Lilly, and Jonathon Stoy, 20, 226 Noll Road, Loretto, were charged with underage drinking, Heller said.

Beagan and his five passengers, Darcy Beagan, 45; Lindsey Beagan, 19; Alyssa Beagan, 20; Alexis Beagan, 16; and Travis Weyandt, 24, Claysburg, all were taken to the hospital after the 9:50 p.m. accident.