HENRY CLAY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – Two people were killed in a Fayette County crash Sunday morning.

According to State Police, the accident happened on Martin Road in Henry Clay Township around 6 a.m.

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A Chevrolet Cavalier was traveling at a high rate of speed on the eastbound side of the road. The driver lost control, went off the road and struck a tree.

Both occupants in the vehicle were not wearing seatbelts at the time of the crash.

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They have been identified as Donald Griffith, 42, and Richard Svenungsen, 42, both of Markleysburg.

The road was closed for about three hours, but has since reopened.


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