Woman Killed in Tractor Trailer Accident Near Littlestown, PA

A passenger car traveling northbound on Route 97 in Mount Joy Twp., PA, on Thursday, March 1, collided with an oncoming tractor trailer, killing the woman who was driving the car. According to The Evening Sun, the woman crossed the center line and into the path of the tractor trailer. According to the report, the driver of the tractor trailer was not injured in the accident.

TRUCK ACCIDENT FAST FACT: According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, in truck accidents involving large trucks and other vehicles, 98% of the fatalities occur to the people in the passenger vehicles.

(Photo credit: Brett Berwager / The Evening Sun)

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