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Fatal crash closes Rt. 30 in Somerset Co.

By: WJAC Web Staff
(Photo courtesy: Boswell Vol. Fire Dept.)

QUEMAHONING TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- At least one person was killed in a Monday afternoon crash in Somerset County, officials said.

Somerset County emergency dispatchers said the coroner was called to the crash scene that involved two commercial vehicles and a pickup. The crash was reported in the 4200 block of Lincoln Highway (Route 30) in Quemahoning Township at about 2 p.m.

Officials said at least two patients suffered critical injuries in the crash and one person was flown to an area hospital for treatment.

Officials advised that the area near the crash, between Route 219 and Stoystown, was closed and would remain closed for an extended period of time.

State police will be investigating the crash, dispatchers said.

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Edgar Snyder

Washington Times