Two Cars Collide in the area of the Shamokin Dam Water Tower Killing One

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August 2, 2017

88-Year-old Richard Deppen Killed in Two-Car Accident in Shamokin Dam

Richard Deppen Dies in Shamokin Dam Crash on Route 11/15 Shamokin Dam, Pennsylvania (August 1, 2017) – A man aged 88 from Shamokin Dam was killed in Snyder County on Friday afternoon, according to police. The fatal incident took place at around 3:36 p.m. July 28, on Route 11/15 in the area of the Shamokin Dam Water Tower. A man identified as Richard Deppen was operating a Kia SUV in the southbound lane of Route 11/15 when he hit a concrete barrier. Deppen’s car drifted from passing lane to the driving lane and hit the rear passenger side quarter panel […]