09/06/13 3 Dead After Mercer Co I-79 Head-on Crash
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Location: I-79 135 mile marker Deer Creek Township Mercer County
09/06/13 A head-on crash at the 135 mile-marker of I-79 in Mercer County took the lives of three people Friday evening around 6 pm. A 62 year-old New York man traveling south on I-79 lost control of his vehicle and crossed the median and hit a northbound vehiclecarrying two women fromSewickley. The man was flown by helicopter to a hospital where he was pronounced dead. The two woman died at the scene. The roadway was closed for nearly 4 hours.