Deadly Crash in Sullivan County

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CHERRY TOWNSHIP — A deadly crash is under investigation in Sullivan County.

State police said a tractor-trailer and a pickup truck collided on Route 220 near Dushore around 11:30 a.m. Tuesday.

The driver of the pickup was thrown from the truck and died at the scene. The driver of the tractor-trailer was flown to the hospital.

That part of Route 220 was closed for a time, but it has since reopened.


  • Mike

    Second fatal accident on this stretch of 220 in a week. Speeding is a large contributor. A more visible State Police presence would help.

    • Not A Mike

      The first fatal crash was not related to speed, as the vehicle in which the young person was killed with the third, in a line of four vehicles. Spatial reasoning and objects sticking off of the truck were the cause. This was reported by witnesses, of whom, there were several.

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