By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PHILIPSBURG, Pa. (KDKA) – Crews were called to a dam in Centre County early Friday morning after a Jeep was found just beyond the spillway with the driver still inside.READ MORE: ACLU, Voter Groups Sue In Ohio Over New Legislative Maps
The Hope Fire Company says it happened just after 4 a.m. at Cold Stream Dam in Philipsburg.READ MORE: Pennsylvania Food Banks Team Up With DoorDash To Deliver Free Meals To Seniors
Crews arrived to find a Jeep that was still running in the water beyond the spillway.
The fire company says the driver was uncooperative and tried to drive the Jeep out while first responders were looking for other people. State Police arrived and got the driver out without further incident.MORE NEWS: PA Attorney General Josh Shapiro Files Brief Saying Health Secretary Has Power To Mandate Masks In Schools
It’s unclear what led up to the crash, but the Hope Fire Company says the walkway over the spillway will be closed while repairs are made to the missing sections of the railing.