One Dead After Tree Falls on Car in Poconos

CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- The coroner has been called after a tree fell on a car in the Poconos.

What started as a warm sunny day, quickly turned dark and stormy Tuesday afternoon. A strong line of thunderstorms blew through northeastern and central Pennsylvania.

Around 4 p.m., a tree fell onto a car in the area of Jonas Road and Galaxy Way in Chestnuthill Township near Effort.

The coroner confirmed Matthew Ryan, 31, Kunkletown, was killed.

A GoFundMe account has been set up to support his wife and unborn child.

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