FRIEDENS (KDKA) – Police are investigating after a two-vehicle crash left one person dead and another injured Saturday afternoon.

According to police, the crash happened in the 1100-block of Geiger Road in Friedens, Somerset County around 6:10 p.m.

A vehicle being driven by Austin Coddington, 21, of Friedens, crossed the center line while negotiating a turn. He was struck head-on by an oncoming vehicle.

Coddington was pronounced dead at the scene.

The other driver, Karrie Smith, 33, of Somerset, was taken to Conemaugh Hospital. Her condition is unknown.

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