At least 13 hurt when a car struck a crowd at a benefit for families of 10 killed in Pennsylvania house fire

Dozens had gathered to help raise money for family members of the 10 people who died Aug. 5 in a house fire in Nescopeck.

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More than a dozen people were injured Saturday after a vehicle struck a crowd in Berwick, Pennsylvania, authorities said.

Geisinger Medical Center, in nearby Danville, received 13 patients by mid-evening, spokesperson Natalie Buyny said by email. Conditions of the injured were not available.

“Staff is assessing and triaging patients for appropriate care,” Buyny said.

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