Hollidaysburg state police
Brian P. Baum, 27, Hollidaysburg, lost control of his vehicle Thursday while driving on Sunset Drive near Sunset Lane in Frankstown Township. After leaving the road, the vehicle went downhill and into a private yard where it struck a highway construction sign. Baum secured help in removing his vehicle from the private yard, then left without contacting the property owner or police. Upon locating Baum at his Hollidaysburg residence, police issued citations for careless driving, hit and run and accidents involving damage to unattended property.
Huntingdon state police
A 17-year-old driver from Warriors Mark was heading south Thursday morning on Route 550, Pennington Road, when he failed to negotiate a curve. His vehicle went off the road, struck a mailbox, then a utility pole and shrubs. The driver was transported by ambulance to UPMC Altoona Hospital for treatment of a minor injury.