2 Dead, 2 Injured In Armstrong Co. Crash

GILPIN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – At least two people were killed in an early Saturday morning accident in Armstrong County.

According to the Armstrong County Coroner’s Office, the two-vehicle accident happened around 2:30 a.m. on Route 66 in Gilpin Township.

It appears that a vehicle traveling north, crossed the center line and stuck an oncoming vehicle head-on.

The vehicle traveling south caught on fire after being struck. Two men were trapped inside and were pronounced dead at the scene.

The victims have been identified as 47-year-old Gary Fouse and 33-year-old Robert Woodside Sr.

Two people in the vehicle traveling north were injured. They were taken to a Pittsburgh hospital for treatment and there is no word on their conditions at this time.

The Gilpin Township Police Department is investigating the accident.


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One Comment

  1. Joseph Lee Claypool says:

    Anyone Who knows anything more about this story, i really need to know.

  2. shelly ament says:

    Such a horrible accident, I live within a half mile of scene of this accident. My thoughts and prayers go out to the families.

    1. Amanda Bure says:

      Thank you so very much Shelly. One of them was my cousin. We are still not sure of all the details of the crash and that Other than what was said on the news and in the papers.

  3. Amanda Bure says:

    The one guy that was killed in the car crash was my cousin Robert Woodside. He was the one trapped in the car. It was a horrible accident, and he will be greatly missed. He has three young children.

    1. michael nunamaker says:

      i thank his mom is dateing my dad

  4. Jennifer Swartz says:

    the one involved in the accident was my best friend he was a good friend and loved his friend, family and espically his children

  5. tammy mensak says:

    Robert woodside one of the victims was a very good friend of mine. I’ve known him since I was 12yrs old he was and always be an amazing person in my eyes and a wonderful loving father to his kids a loving brother to his sister and a loving son to his mom. My prayers go out to his entire family.

  6. Samantha Hopkins says:

    robert woodside was my husband he died in it

    1. Jessica Hollis says:

      I am so so sorry for your loss Samantha

  7. jennifer ' grantz' booher says:

    rob was a very close family member of mine a very sweet person an will always be in my thoughts and prays .my prayers go out to all his family .

  8. zachary bowers says:

    rob was my cousin and will be saddly miss my me he will always be rembered by me he was a great dad and a loving son and an awesome brother my thoughts an prays to my aunt karen an cousin sonya an to all other family members .

  9. John says:

    KDKA needs to do a bit of updating. So sorry to all who have been affected by this.

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