Armagh man dies in accident in East Wheatfield
Armagh resident William Alan Hunt, 37, died in a car accident in Indiana County Monday afternoon.
Hunt was driving southeast on Hutchinson Hollow Road in East Wheatfield when his Toyota 4Runner veered off the left side of the road and struck two trees shortly before 12:40 p.m., according to a report from Indiana County Coroner Jerry L. Overman.
Hunt, who was not wearing a seat belt, was partially ejected from the car and pinned under the passenger side of the rolling vehicle. He died of crushing injuries to his chest and stomach, according to the report.
He was pronounced dead at 1:40 p.m.
Firefighters from Armagh, East Wheatfield and Clyde, along with Citizens Ambulance and state police, responded to the scene.
Funeral arrangements will be handled by the Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home in Armagh.
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