Tribute Set for Tow Truck Driver Killed in Wyoming County

A tribute is set for Wednesday night for a tow truck driver killed in Wyoming County. (Courtesy: Legacy.com)

TUNKHANNOCK, Pa. — A tribute is set for Wednesday night for a tow truck driver killed in Wyoming County.

State police say Colin Schaefer, 24, died when another vehicle hit a cable Schaefer had strung across Whites Ferry Road in Overfield Township Friday night near Tunkhannock.

The cable snapped and hit Schaefer, killing him.

The owner of the tow truck company Schaefer worked for is asking tow trucks to gather at Ace-Robins Inc. in Tunkhannock starting at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 3.

From there, they will drive through Tunkhannock to Triton Hose Company where there will a celebration of his life from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

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