Nichole Hannahs

Two People Dead in SR 13 Accident/Updated

by Nichole Hannahs on March 4, 2010 at 11:38 am

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol says two people have been killed in a two vehicle head-on accident on State Route 13 in Perry County.  It happened just north of Somerset near Stone Quarry Road at 8:15 this morning.

The accident shutdown the roadway for a few hours,,,but it has not been re-opened.

Troopers says the crash involved a black sport utility vehicle and a white van.  Investigators say the s-u-v was passing in a no-passing zone and slammed into the van. 

The two fatally injured victims were in the s-u-v.  Names of the victims have not been released pending notification of next of kin.

WHIZ  News has a crew on the scene and we will bring you more information as it becomes available.