By: KDKA-TV News Staff
DONEGAL, Pa. (KDKA) – A passenger in a tractor-trailer was killed in the early morning hours of Wednesday in a tragic rollover crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.READ MORE: St. Patrick's Day Parade In Pittsburgh Sees Smaller Crowd For Celebrations In September
According to authorities with the Turnpike, the crash occurred between Donegal and Somerset at the 91.4 eastbound mile marker.
The passenger was rushed to an area hospital, but died from their injuries.READ MORE: Male Suspect In Custody After 3 People Shot At Baby Shower At Kinloch Volunteer Fire Department
The condition of the driver was not released.
The truck had been hauling household appliances.
For a brief time, the lanes were blocked as crews cleared the crash.MORE NEWS: Allegheny Co. Police Investigating After Woman Found With Gunshot Wound In City Of Duquesne
The Turnpike has since fully reopened to traffic.