David E. Cunningham was operating a backhoe on his own property on Schoolhouse Road when he lost control of the machine and it went down an embankment. The machine pinned him, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. No other details are available at this time.
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A Blair County woman and her unborn child died Wednesday morning when a vehicle struck her on the North 8th Street bridge after the woman stopped and exited her vehicle.
According to Cumberland County coroner, 21 year old Adam Webb was killed overnight while helping victims of an earlier car accident in Silver Spring Township.
Mikeala Wagner, 18, of Quarryville, entered the roadway from a stop sign at Robert Fulton Highway and Fulton View Road and drove into the path of an oncoming SUV. Wagner was transported to a local hospital but died from her injuries. The crash happened around 9:30 p.m.
Abigail Zukowski was walking near the intersection of 6th and Chestnut streets in Emmaus at approximately 4 p.m. when she was hit by a vehicle passing by. Zukowski was transported to Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest where she died from her injuries.
Jordan King, 18, and Carly Miller, 17, were killed in a one-car accident in Gallagher Township, Pennsylvania. A sedan was reportedly heading south on Route 664 when it failed to negotiate a curve and went off the road at about 3:30 a.m.
At approximately 7:00 a.m., 54-year-old Gregory A. Prest was southbound on I-99 in a semi-truck, when he departed the road to left, crossing over the median and colliding head-on with an embankment.
An Amtrak train derailed Tuesday evening, killing a total of eight people and sending another 146 to various hospitals.
A Bucks County man died Friday morning when he was hit by a dump truck while working on his disabled SUV on the side of Street Road in Upper Southampton.
The fatal crash occurred on Route 30 in North Huntingdon at approximately 3 p.m. Robert Hyland, 69, of Fairchance, Fayette County, was pronounced deceased at Forbes Regional Hospital shortly after the crash. An autopsy is scheduled for today.
Republican Sen. Pat Browne was charged with drunk driving after he crashed his motorcycle on an Interstate 78 off-ramp. According to authorities, his blood alcohol content was above the state's legal limit at the time.
John J. Stachel, 71, of Doylestown, died after a one-car accident in Tioga County, Pennsylvania. The victim was driving on Shin Hollow Road in Gaines Township when he went off the road and crashed into an embankment. Stachel was pronounced dead at the scene.
According to police, Clair Fink III was driving his employer's van early on May 5 when he drove the wrong way on U.S. Route 30, striking a police SUV driven by Ligonier Township Lt. Eric Eslary. Eslary was killed in the crash.
Car crash around 5:25 a.m. on the PA Turnpike at milepost 355.1 eastbound in a construction zone just past the Bensalem Exit 351; killed driver and injured three construction workers.
One person is killed in a car crash in Butler Township, Adams County. According to Police, the car was traveling north on Old Carlisle Road when the driver lost control and veered onto the right side of the roadway, brought the car back onto the road, then glided into the southbound lane.&nb
Two people were killed and a third person was hurt after a car crash in West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The accident happened around 2 a.m.
Two people were doing yardwork at a home in Lancaster Township when a vehicle left the roadway and struck them. Both were taken to a hospital for treatment. One of the people sustained serious injuries. Police say the vehicle left the roadway after colliding with another vehicle.
56-year-old Robert A. Morrow was driving a pickup truck south on Route 1033 at about 1:00 a.m. when he swerved off of the roadway and struck a pole and embankment.
Rachel Hall, a 22-year-old Temple University student from Mullica Hill, is in critical condition after a hit-and-run crash last night a block from campus. The Mitsubishi Galant that was involved has been located but police are still searching for the driver.
An ambulance returning from an emergency call was driving on North Progress Avenue struck and killed a man, identified as Tommy Emanuel, 21, at about 4:00 a.m. No other details are available, but investigation is ongoing.
A semi-truck with a trailer full of white powder used in cosmetics was making a sharp turn at South Park Avenue and Crawford Road at about 6:00am, when its trailer became disconnected and moved into the path of a tanker truck driven by Jermon Jeffers, 40, who collided with it head-on.
Solt was driving a pickup truck on Hublers Ridge Road at about 2:30 a.m. when he lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a tree. The wreck left him trapped in the vehicle, and after he was freed he was taken to the hospital via helicopter with injuries described as moderate.
Efrain Rivera was driving on Route 209 when he swerved to avoid hitting a porcupine in the roadway on Sunday morning. Rivera lost control of his vehicle, which crashed into a storm drain before flipping on its roof around 5:30 a.m.
Around 2 p.m., some sort of altercation occured between a 24-year-old woman and another person. Soon thereafter, the woman was intentionally struck by an SUV that fled the scene.
It was around 4:21am when Thompson was driving a pickup truck north on Route 38, and his vehicle slid on the wet roads, causing him to leave the roadway and strike a utility pole. Shortly thereafter, another pickup truck collided with Thompson's.