Turnpike Accident Kills 1 In Lawrence Co.

LITTLE BEAVER TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – One person was killed in an accident on the Pennsylvania Turnpike late Friday night.

According to police, the accident happened in Little Beaver Township, Lawrence County around 11:30 p.m.

A car traveling west in the eastbound lanes struck a tour bus head-on. The car then crashed into the median, before hitting a second tour bus and coming to rest in the left lane.

The driver of the car was killed and three people on the buses suffered minor injuries. He has been identified as Fredrick Westfall of Leavittsburg, Ohio.

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  • Dad

    Tour buses were from Kiel, Wi. Going to DC on a field trip.
    prayers for all members on busses for a safer trip home.

  • ECPA

    Yes prayers they get home safely and prayers out to the family of the driver that was killed..

  • Ace Slick

    If he was west in the eastbound lanes, and hit a bus, this dude must have been seriously messed up. How does one travel the wrong direction on the Turnpike?

  • AlexKaiser

    I was on this bus, im a student from new holstien…

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