MURRYSVILLE (KDKA) — A 12-year-old girl was killed when a vehicle ended up on its roof in a violent accident late Saturday afternoon in Westmoreland County.
The Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office has identified the victim as 12-year-old Holly Alm of Export. She was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash.READ MORE: Butler County Community College Closes For 2 Days Due To Ransomware Attack
The accident happened just after 5 p.m. on Harrison City Road, south of State Route 22.
Officials say Alm was riding in the front seat of the vehicle when the crash happened.READ MORE: North Allegheny, Mt. Lebanon Among Highest-Ranked Schools In The Area
According to the coroner’s office, the vehicle was heading north when it traveled off the roadway, hit into a utility pole and rolled onto its roof.
An autopsy has been scheduled for Sunday.
Meanwhile, the Murrysville Police Department is investigating the crash.MORE NEWS: Jewish Communities Around Greater Pittsburgh Come Together To Celebrate Hanukkah