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Wrong-way driver, woman die in crash in Clinton County

| Sunday, July 6, 2008

Police say a wrong-way driver caused a three-vehicle crash that killed him and the wife of a New York gospel singer.

Betty Wright, 58, of Roosevelt, N.Y., died in the crash late Friday on Interstate 80 eastbound in Clinton County.

A Geisinger Medical Center spokesman says her husband, the Rev. Timothy Wright, and their grandson, 14-year-old D.J. Wright, remain critically injured.

Timothy Wright's latest album, "Jesus, Jesus, Jesus," came out last year.

The hospital says a passenger in the third vehicle, 23-year-old Heather Berringer of Marion, Ohio, remains in fair condition.

Police are not releasing the dead driver's name until relatives are notified.

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