Authorities Investigating Fatal Crash on Route 9

fatal 2PHOTOS: Authorities have a short time ago concluded their investigation of an early-morning crash on Route 9 which left one person dead, sources tell TLS.

The crash occurred shortly after 1 AM on Route 9 Southbound near Georgia Tavern Road.

Sources tell TLS a speeding tow truck – which was reportedly seen swerving prior to the crash – slammed into a box truck, and then continued to crash into the concrete divider, pinning the driver inside.

Emergency personnel extricated the driver from the vehicle, and began performing CPR on him.

fatal 1He was transported to KMC, where he was pronounced dead a short time later, personnel tell TLS.

The road was shut for the investigation, which was completed about 7:30 AM.



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