Officials: 1 dead in I-80 crash, driver drove wrong way down highway

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CLEARFIELD, Pa. (WTAJ) — All lanes of I-80 eastbound were closed for numerous hours on Saturday afternoon due to a crash involving three vehicles, one which was driving the wrong way down the highway.

Police report that Shara Franco, 33, of Brockway was driving west down the eastbound lanes. She then his a second car, driver not identified, before crashing into a third car that was driven by Ryan Muirhead, 43, of Dubois.

Clearfield County Coroner Kim Snyder Shaffer pronounced the driver of the third car, Muirhead, dead. An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.

Officials report that charges will be filed against Franco, the driver of the car traveling the wrong way.


CLEARFIELD, Pa. (WTAJ) — According to 511 PA, all lanes on I-80 eastbound at mile marker 99 in Clearfield County are shut down after a multi-vehicle crash.

PennDOT officials say the lanes are closed between exits 97 and 101.

The severity of the crash is unknown at this time. No injuries have been reported.

We will bring you more information as it becomes available.

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