1 dead in Derry Twp. crash on Route 217 | TribLIVE.com

1 dead in Derry Twp. crash on Route 217

Patrick Varine
Above, footage from WPXI’s Chopper 11 of a crash along Route 217 in Derry Township on Friday, March 1, 2019.

At least one person has died following a two-car crash Friday that closed a stretch of Route 217 in Derry Township.

The crash happened just before 5 p.m. near the intersection of Route 217 and Curnow Road, according to Westmoreland County emergency dispatchers.

Route 217 was closed for about four-and-a-half hours, reopening around 9:30 p.m., according to a 911 supervisors in Westmoreland.

Patrick Varine is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Patrick at 724-850-2862, [email protected] or via Twitter .

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