Ronks, PA – Fatal Truck Crash at S Belmont St & Georgetown Rd

Ronks, PA – Fatal Truck Crash at S Belmont St & Georgetown Rd

Ronks, PA (February 18, 2021) – Around 4 p.m. on Wednesday afternoon, February 17, a fatal truck crash took place in Ronks.

According to authorities, the accident took place when a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck collided at the intersection of South Belmont Street and Georgetown Road. Few details have been released but it is believed that the vehicles entered the intersection at the same time.

Paramedics and numerous other local responders were dispatched to the scene of the accident. One person, who has not yet been identified, was pronounced dead at the scene. No one was injured as a result of the crash.

The intersection was completely closed down in the area for an extended period of time.

No further details have been released. The investigation continues.

We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased victim at this time.

Truck Accidents in Pennsylvania 

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Disclaimer: As a well-respected member of the community, we at Edelstein, Martin & Nelson strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who drives on our roads and highways. We are always saddened by these accidents but hope that, through awareness members of our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.