PA Woman Karen Jones ID’d As Victim In Friday Night Myerstown Fatal Van Crash

LEBANON COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Karen Lancaster Jones, of Lebanon, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Friday van collision in Lebanon County.

Jones, 66, was killed in a van-versus-semi crash near Myerstown Friday night.

According to reports, Jones was traveling as a passenger in a van along with four others, when the vehicle came into contact with a big-rig on Route 422 near S Fairlane Avenue around 6:50 p.m. Friday.

The four other victims include three teens and the 70-year-old driver. They were all transported to an area hospital with multiple unknown injuries.

Jones was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The tractor-trailer driver was uninjured in the crash.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Jones:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Lebanon County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 133,568. Its county seat is Lebanon. The county was formed from portions of Dauphin and Lancaster counties in 1813, with minor boundary revisions in 1814 and 1821 – Wikipedia.

PA Woman Destine Conyers ID’d As Body Found Sunday In Cochranton

CRAWFORD COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Destine Renee Conyers, of Meadville, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the body found Sunday on a rural road in Crawford County.

Conyers, 21, was found shot to death along a road near Cochranton Sunday night.

According to reports, Conyers, whose last known address was in Townville, was found dead of apparent gunshot injuries on Mule Street in Cochranton by an individual passing by the area.

State police said they are investigating Conyer’s death as a homicide.

An autopsy on Conyers will be performed later this week, according to officials.

The deadly incident remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Crawford County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 88,765. Its county seat is Meadville. The county was created on March 12, 1800, from part of Allegheny County and named for Colonel William Crawford – Wikipedia.

PA Man Francis Shape ID’d As Victim In Sunday Night Claysville Fatal ATV Crash

WASHINGTON COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Francis Shape, of Claysville, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Sunday night ATV crash in Washington County.

Shape, 32, was killed in an ATV crash near Claysville Sunday night.

According to reports, Shape was operating an ATV near East Finley Drive in Claysville, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle made contact with a substantial tree around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

Shape was pronounced dead at 9:55 p.m. of blunt force trauma injuries, according to the coroner.

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Washington County is a county located in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of the 2010 census, the population was 207,820. Its county seat is Washington. The county was created on March 28, 1781, from part of Westmoreland County – Wikipedia.

PA Man Kevin DenDulk ID’d As Pedestrian In Saturday Fatal Hazleton I-81 Hit-And-Run

LUZERNE COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Kevin DenDulk, of Royersford, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck Saturday morning in hit-and-run vehicle collision in Luzerne county.

DenDulk, 30, was struck and killed by a hit-and-run vehicle on Interstate 81 near Hazle Township Saturday morning.

According to reports, DenDulk was working construction on I-81 in Hazleton, when he was struck by a passing vehicle that then fled the scene Saturday morning.

DenDulk died of injuries suffered in the collision.

State police say they are seeking a 2000-2009 silver Hyundai Accent that was last seen heading north on I-81 in the Hazleton area. The vehicle may display possible front end damage. A side mirror, that is usually marked with identifying features, was retrieved at the scene.

Anyone with information on the crash is should contact the Pennsylvania State Police at 911.

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.

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geo quick facts: Luzerne County is a county in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 906 square miles, of which 890 square miles is land and 16 square miles is water. It is Northeastern Pennsylvania’s second-largest county by total area – Wikipedia.

IL Man James Keller ID’d As Victim In Tuesday Romeoville Fatal Motorcycle Collision

WILL COUNTY, IL. (THECOUNT) — James Keller, of Lisle, Illinois, has been identified as the victim in a Tuesday afternoon motorcycle crash in Will County.

Keller, 25, was killed in a motorcycle crash involving a vehicle near Romeoville on Tuesday.

According to reports, Keller was operating a Suzuki motorcycle in the 400 block of Weber Road, near Blain’s Farm & Fleet in Romeoville, when the bike came into contact with a Buick driven by a 64-year-old Romeoville woman around 2:15 p.m.

Keller was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The female driver of the Buick suffered minor unknown injuries.

No one was cited at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Will County is a county in the northeastern part of the state of Illinois. According to the 2010 census, it had a population of 677,560, an increase of 34.9% from 502,266 in 2000, making it Illinois’s fourth-most populous county. The county seat is Joliet – Wikipedia.

PA Man Thomas Johnson ID’d As Victim In Monday Night Fatal West Mifflin Shooting

ALLEGHENY COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Thomas E. Johnson of West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the victim in a Allegheny County fatal shooting Monday night.

Johnson, 45, was fatally shot outside of an apartment complex near West Mifflin late Monday night.

According to officials, the deadly incident occurred Monday night outside the Mon-View Heights Corporation apartment building, located at, 1 Midway Dr in West Mifflin.

Johnson was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.

The cause of the shooting remains under investigation.

Anyone with possible information of the incident should contact police at 911.

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Geo quick facts: Allegheny County is a county in the southwest of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of 2019 the population was 1,216,045, making it the state’s second-most populous county, following Philadelphia County. The county seat is Pittsburgh – Wikipedia.

PA Man Charles Umble ID’d As Victim In Thursday Fatal Wellsboro Single-Vehicle Rollover Crash

MIDDLEBURY CENTER, PA. (THECOUNT) — Charles Umble, of Westfield, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the victim in a fatal early Thursday crash near Wellsboro, PA, according to reports.

Umble, 36, was operating a pickup truck on Route 287 in the area of Marie’s Lane in Middlebury Township overnight when he was involved in a fatal single-vehicle crash early Thursday morning.

According to officials, Umble was traveling in a Dodge Ram pickup truck, when for unknown reasons, possibly weather related, the vehicle spun out of control while navigating a slight left hand curve on the roadway. The vehicle then exited the roadway flipped over into a swampy area of grass.

Umble was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

According to the police report, heavy rain, wet road conditions, and speed were contributing factors to the crash. The driver was not wearing his seat belt at the time of the crash, reports WENY.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Geo quick facts: Middlebury Township is a township in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, in the United States. The population was 1,285 at the 2010 census. Wellsboro is a borough in Tioga County, Pennsylvania, United States, 52 miles northwest of Williamsport. Early in the 20th century, Wellsboro was the shipping point and trade center for a large area – Wikipedia.

PA Woman Ciara Eiriz ID’d As Jet Skier Killed In Hilton Head Island SC Collision Tuesday

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC. (THECOUNT) — Ciara Eiriz of Pittsburg, PA, has been identified as the jet skier killed in a collision near Hilton Head Island, SC on Tuesday afternoon.

Eiriz, 20, was operating a jet ski when it was involved in a collision with another watercraft at about 1 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.

Eiriz was pronounced dead by the coroner on Pinckney Island.

Investigators said two jet skis collided in the water between Pinckney Island and Hilton Head Island, reports WTAE.

Reports show one other person was involved, but authorities did not include details about that person’s condition.

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources investigated the incident.

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Geo quick facts: Hilton Head Island is part of the Lowcountry region in the U.S. state of South Carolina. It’s known for Atlantic Ocean beaches and golf courses. The Harbour Town Lighthouse and Museum marks the southwest tip. The Coastal Discovery Museum features heritage buildings, trees and themed gardens. Between the island and mainland, the Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge salt marsh hosts deer, alligators and birds – wikipedia.

PA Man Wyatt Dettinger Suspect In Monday Wellsville Murder Of Father Duane Dettinger

WELLSVILLE, PA. (THECOUNT) — Wyatt Dettinger, of Dillsburg, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the suspect accused of fatally shooting his father, Duane Dettinger, of Wellsville, Pennsylvania, on Monday.

Dettinger, 21, is facing charges that include criminal homicide after shooting his own father dead during an argument.

The deadly incident occurred around 11 p.m. Monday at a home on Carroll Street in Wellsville, according to WGAL.

The complaint said Dettinger fled the scene with a 17-year-old girl. When police later tried to pull their car over, Dettinger abandoned the vehicle and ran into the woods near Northern York High School, to which he is an alum.

Dettinger was in possession of a firearm at the time he was taken into custody, the formal complaint said.

Another woman was also in the home at the time of the shooting and ran to a neighbor’s home for help, the complaint said. Neighbors said the woman is the victim’s girlfriend.

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Geo quick facts: Wellsville is a borough in York County, Pennsylvania, United States. The population was 242 at the 2010 census – Wikipedia.

PA Man Elias Torres ID’d As Street Racer Killed In Fiery Philly Entrapment Crash

SOUTH PHILADELPHIA, PA. (THECOUNT) — Elias Torres, of Northeast Philadelphia, has been identified as the street racer killed in a crash near Lincoln Financial Field, say police.

Investigators say they are still seeking the other driver involved in the deadly wreck.

Torres, 23, was operating a vehicle after 11:30 p.m. Saturday traveling near 7th Street and Pattison Avenue, when for unknown reasons – possibly speed – he crossed centerlines and exited the roadway. the Jeep Grand Cherokee Then collided with a substantial tree.

The vehicle then continued into a fence and burst into flames.

Torres became trapped in the burning vehicle.

The victim was the father of a one-year-old girl.

Police provided no description of the second vehicle involved.

Anyone with possible information on the fatal wreck are asked to contact police at 911.

The investigation is ongoing.

Geo quick facts: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania’s largest city, is notable for its rich history, on display at the Liberty Bell, Independence Hall (where the Declaration of Independence and Constitution were signed) and other American Revolutionary sites. Also iconic are the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, immortalized by Sylvester Stallone’s triumphant run in the film “Rocky,” – wikipedia.