A Monroe County woman was killed when the vehicle she was a passenger in crashed about 12:17 a.m. on Saturday, March 2. State police at Fern Ridge said the accident occurred along Wier Lake Road, at Doney Road, in Chestnuthill Township.

Troopers said Luz Mujica, 37, of Saylorsburg, was southbound when she failed to negotiate a curve. The vehicle left the road and crashed into a tree.

A passenger, Alyssa Toner, 25, of Wind Gap, was pronounced dead at the scene. Mujica was flown by helicopter from the scene to a Lehigh Valley area hospital, troopers said.