MERCER, Pa. (WYTV) – One person was killed in a crash between a roll-off dump truck and a vehicle late Friday morning.
James Seybert, 79, of Volant, Pa., was pronounced dead at the scene.
The crash happened around 11:45 a.m. on State Routes 19 and 62, right outside the borough of Mercer in Coolspring Township.
Pennsylvania State Police said Seybert, who was driving a red SUV, was turning onto SR 19 when he suddenly stopped in the northbound lane.
That’s when the truck, driven by 54-year-old David McJunkin, of Fredonia, Pa., hit the SUV.
The road has since been cleared.
PSP is still investigating.