Saegertown Man Dies, Three Children Are Injured In Sunday Morning Crash

November 11, 2013

A Saegertown man died and three children riding in his vehicle were injured in a crash that occurred late Sunday morning in Woodcock Township in Crawford County.

Police reports indicate a vehicle driven by 28 year-old Ryan Merritt left Fisher Road shortly after 11:00 AM.  The vehicle traveled through a curve at the bottom of a hill and struck a tree.

Merritt was pronounced dead at the scene.  The passengers, ages 10, 6 and 3, were all wearing seat belts, but all sustained injuries.  No reports on the extent of the injuries has been released.

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