| News

Larger text Larger text Smaller text Smaller text | Order Photo Reprints

Jeannette man killed in Hempfield collision

Email Newsletters

Click here to sign up for one of our email newsletters.

Daily Photo Galleries

Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, 11:57 a.m.

A 66-year-old Jeannette man died from injuries sustained in a vehicle crash Friday night.

A police report said the accident occurred in Hempfield Township at about 10:45 p.m. when a 36-year-old Mt. Pleasant man failed to stop for a posted stop sign and entered the intersection of State Route 119 and Forbes Trail Road. He collided with the other man's vehicle.

The Jeannette man was flown to Forbes Regional Hospital, where he later died, police said.

One passenger in the 36-year-old man's vehicle was flown to UPMC Presbyterian for treatment, and another passenger in the same vehicle was transported to Excela Westmoreland Hospital for treatment, police said.

Police are still investigating the accident.

Subscribe today! Click here for our subscription offers.



Show commenting policy

Most-Read Westmoreland

  1. Ohio woman will be millionth passenger to fly out of Arnold Palmer airport
  2. Kennametal HQ relocation rankles Westmoreland County business leadership
  3. Westmoreland County candidate admits to summary offenses
  4. Democrats go on offense in Westmoreland County commission debate
  5. Mt. Pleasant school board to discuss website plan
  6. New Stanton considers contracting for police
  7. Grandparents’ bids for child custody imperiled
  8. Southmoreland directors to seek loan info from banks as state budget impasse continues
  9. Former Mich. lawmaker uses D.C. trip to lobby for veterans health care
  10. Greensburg council expected to approve fire truck purchase
  11. Laurel Ridge rangers on watch for sexual misconduct in park