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February 3, 2018

4 Injuries and 2 Fatalities in Turnpike Multi-Vehicle Accidents in PA

Posted on February 3, 2018 Early this morning, a series of accidents occurring near Somerset, PA, caused 2 deaths and 4 injuries on the Pennsylvania Turnpike. For about 4 hours, the highway was closed and just recently reopened to eastbound traffic at New Stanton. A series of crashes began in the morning, followed by a third crash that lead to the 2 deaths. Some of the accidents involved a tractor-trailer carrying steel coils, one between two pick-up trucks and a passenger vehicle, and a single vehicle striking a guardrail and blocking the left lane. It is believed that one accident […]