Man Dies After New Year’s Day Crash


MUNCY TOWNSHIP — A man involved in a wreck in Lycoming County on New Year’s Day has died.

Wayne Houseweart, 57, died on January 5 from injuries in the crash, according to hospital officials.

The wreck happened around 1:30 p.m. on Interstate 180 in Muncy Township, near the Lycoming Mall Road exit (17).

State police said Houseweart was not wearing a seat belt when when he lost control of his car and crashed.

He was flown to Geisinger Medical Center near Danville.