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Bhaveshkumar Patel, 42, Vinodchandra Patel, 68, Komal Vyas, 30, Shilpa Patel, 29, and Ashley Wheeler, 32, dead, and Gennadiy Manannikov, 28, injured in two-vehicle crash on Interstate 81 in South Abington Township, Pennsylvania
Modified Date:Fri, 09/29/2017 - 1:15pm
Accident Date:Saturday, January 23, 2016
The crash happened around 1 a.m. in the southbound lanes just past the Clarks Summit exit. The Lackawanna County Coroner says three women and one man were killed. He did not release their names, but said all the victims were from Lackawanna County.
Prosecutors have added five counts of homicide by vehicle while driving under the influence against a man jailed in a wrong-way crash that killed five people in northeastern Pennsylvania last month.
County:Lackawanna County, PA