Jefferson Man Killed After Crashing Into Tractor Trailer On I-79

By: KDKA-TV News Staff


AMWELL TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) – A man was killed after he crashed into a tractor trailer on I-79 Friday morning.


The Washington County Coroner says 54-year-old Timothy Hardin from Jefferson was driving a vehicle northbound on I-79 in Amwell Township.


The vehicle left the road, crossed the median into the southbound lanes, then hit a tractor trailer. The crash happened just after 6 a.m.


He was pronounced dead at Washington Hospital, the coroner says. It’s unknown if he was wearing a seatbelt.


There was no word on any injuries.


The crash is under investigation by state police.