ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) – State police say a Pennsylvania Department of Transportation worker was struck and killed on an interstate.READ MORE: TJ Watt, Fiancee Celebrate Sack Record With Cake From Oakmont Bakery
Police say 45-year-old Robert Gensimore was setting out flares in the southbound lanes of I-99 in Logan Township to warn drivers about a crash scene.READ MORE: Homestead Woman Hand-Delivers Cards To Every Zone 6 Officer
Police say a car went out of control and struck Gensimore shortly after 3:30 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A state police news release Sunday said speed and snow and ice conditions were factors in the crash. Several other crashes occurred in the same area at about the same time.MORE NEWS: Applications Open For LIHEAP With Increased Benefits
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