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EAST WHEATFIELD TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person was killed in a car crash in Indiana County on Friday morning.

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It happened around 8:40 a.m. on SR-56 east in East Wheatfield Township.

According to state police, a truck hauling coal was traveling east along the road and traveled into the westbound lane while going around a curve in the road. The truck crashed into a car that was traveling in the westbound lane.

The man driving the car — 21-year-old Ryan Decker, of Armagh, Pa. — was killed in the crash.

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No one else was in the vehicle with Decker at the time of the crash.

The truck driver was not injured.

The road was closed for just over 5 hours while investigators were on the scene. It reopened after 2 p.m.

The investigation is ongoing.

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