Two 18-year-old Nemacolin girls killed in two-vehicle crash

| Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Two 18-year-old girls were killed in a two-car crash Monday in Greene County.

Bethanie N. Orwig and her passenger, Holly L. Lowery, both of Nemacolin, died in the crash that occurred about 7:30 a.m. on Route 21 in Jefferson Township, between Waynesburg and Masontown.

The driver of the other vehicle, Shelvia J. Lough, 29, of Jefferson, was flown to Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va., with major injuries, troopers said.

State police said Orwig was driving east when she failed to negotiate a curve and traveled into the westbound lane and collided with Lough's oncoming car.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.

 

 
Show commenting policy