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Elderly man dies in Mercer County crash

| Tuesday, June 24, 2008

State police in Mercer County are investigating the death of an elderly man who died last night after striking a utility pole with his car.

Steve N. Golub, 76, was driving on Route 62 at the entrance to Forest Brook East Trailer Park in Jefferson Township about 10:45 p.m. when he suffered the effects of a preexisting medical condition, police said. His car struck a utility pole and came to rest in a nearby ditch, police said.

Police would not provide an address for Golub or release information on his medical condition.

Paramedics transported Golub to Sharon Regional Hospital, where he died.

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