Two dead in Northumberland County crash

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STRONG — Two people from SchuylkillCounty died in a head-on crash on Route 54 Monday.  The two-vehicle accident occured around 12:15p.m. between Route 61 at Strong Park Avenue in Mount CarmelTownship. The Northumberland County Coroner James Kelley said the men killed are 92-year-old Charles Carl and 76-year-old Ronald Matejick, both of Gordon.

 

Two other people were injured and are in GeisingerMedicalCenter in Danville. In critical condition is 52-year-old Glenn Meredith of Mount Carmel–he was driving the pickup truck. In fair condition at Geisinger is 40-year-old Tina Alexander of Gordon. Traffic was detoured for several hours.  According to PennDOT, the road reopened around 4:30p.m. Monday. (Codi Jade)