Woman flown to hospital after I-80 crash dies from injuries

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CLEARFIELD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — One person was flown to the hospital after a two-vehicle crash off of Interstate 80.

State police said the tractor-trailer was on Route 53 and changed lanes to merge onto I-80 and didn’t notice the Cadillac the 62-year-old woman was driving and ended up striking her.

The woman was flown to UPMC Altoona with serious injuries and pronounced dead by UPMC trauma surgeons. The driver of the tractor-trailer was not injured in the crash, according to officials.

This story has been updated with the latest information released by State Police Wednesday morning, Oct. 20.


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