Meadville, PA – Warren Devlin Killed in Fatal Crash on Smock HwyLawPaWriter
Meadville, PA (April 2, 2021) – At 7:30 p.m. on Thursday evening, April 1, a man was killed in a fatal crash on a Meadville highway.
According to Crawford County officials, the collision happened on the Smock Highway. Police confirmed that 75-year-old Warren Devlin was traveling in the area when his vehicle collided with a pickup truck due to reasons that are not yet known.
Paramedics and numerous other responders were present at the scene. Devlin was pronounced dead at the scene due to multiple blunt force trauma. A female passenger in Devlin’s vehicle was transported to the hospital with injuries. The driver of the pickup truck was not injured and remained at the scene.
The roadway was blocked in the area for a period of time.
No further details have been released but the investigation remains ongoing.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time. Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family in hopes of a full recovery.
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