BEDFORD COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ)– One woman is dead following a crash Monday morning near King Township.
Melissa Draeger, 44, of Alum Bank, was driving her Pontiac Torrent through the intersection of Sarah Furnace Road and William Penn Highway when she collided with a tractor-trailer, according to Pennsylvania State Police. The tractor-trailer, driven by 38-year-old Roman Nazarkevych, of Chicago, did not stop at the stop sign of the intersection, causing Draeger to crash into his trailer.
The woman was pronounced dead at the scene shortly before 9 a.m., according to Bedford County Coroner Rusty Styer.
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Nazarkevych was uninjured as a result of the crash. Charges have not been filed against him as of March 28.