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State Police: Teen Killed, Another Life Flighted After Crash


PORTER TOWNSHIP — State police said a 17-year-old driver is dead after a crash in Schuylkill County Sunday morning.

According to troopers, two 17-year-olds were in a car traveling on North Keystone Road in Porter Township, near Tower City around 4:00 a.m. when the driver lost control.

Police said the car ended on it’s roof, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other 17-year-old male was flown to Hershey Medical Center for severe injuries, according to officials.

Troopers said  both the driver and passenger were wearing their seat belts at the time of the crash in Schuylkill County.


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