Teen killed, two injured in Mercer County crash

Police said the crash happened in the 300 block of Amsterdam Road on Wednesday night

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LIBERTY TWP., Pa. (WYTV) – Police said a 19-year-old man was killed and two teenagers were injured in a Mercer County crash on Wednesday night.

The victims haven’t yet been identified by Pennsylvania State Police.

Police said the crash happened in the 300 block of Amsterdam Road. It involved a 2004 Dodge Dakota truck, driven by a 17-year-old boy.

Pennsylvania State Police said the boy lost control of the truck while going around a bend. The truck then hit a culvert and struck a tree head on.

The front seat passenger died at the scene, while the driver and a back seat passenger were taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.