By: KDKA-TV News Staff

NORTH BUFFALO TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A vehicle crash along Route 28 northbound has led to two deaths, according to police.

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A third victim of the crash has been sent to the hospital.

The Armstrong County coroner identified the victims as Michael Gargett, 44 and Mara Reilly, 46, of Pittsburgh.

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The coroner said Gargett and Reilly’s vehicle was heading north on Route 28, swerved to miss a car on the shoulder and lost control, rear-ending a box truck on the shoulder.

The crash happened at around 8:30 a.m., and weather conditions and speed were considered to be a factor, the coroner said.

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511PA said that the vehicles involved cleared from the scene at around 1:30 p.m.