SHOEMAKERSVILLE, Pa. (AP) – Authorities say an eastern Pennsylvania man and woman died after their vehicle struck a car stopped at a light.READ MORE: Gov. Wolf Says Rite Aid Pharmacies In State Will Receive Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine For School Employees And Students
The Reading Eagle reports that state police in Berks County say the crash occurred Friday afternoon on Route 61 in Shoemakersville.
Police say the northbound vehicle struck the rear of a car stopped at a light, sending the car across a low concrete median into the southbound lanes.READ MORE: 'Moderna Arm': Some People Develop Reaction To Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine
Seventy-three-year-old Joyce Keffer was pronounced dead at the scene and 75-year-old Dennis Keffer was pronounced dead at about 5 a.m. Saturday at Reading Hospital.
The county coroner ruled both deaths accidental. Two passengers in the other vehicle were treated for injuries and released.MORE NEWS: High School Spring Sports Kick Off After Being Canceled Last Year During Pandemic's Start
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