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Woman Hit and Killed in Pedestrian Accident


COOLBAUGH TOWNSHIP — Authorities have not yet filed charges against a driver who was involved in a deadly pedestrian accident in Monroe County.

The coroner told Newswatch 16, Jeanine Ames, 49 from Tobyhanna was hit while walking along Routes 6 and 11 near Tobyhanna around 8 p.m. on Tuesday night.

Ames was airlifted to an area hospital where she later died.

Officers said an autopsy will be scheduled.


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