Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash that occurred Tuesday along SR248 in Lehigh Township, Northampton County.

Township police said the crash occurred about 8:07 a.m. in the area of Cedar Drive. Police identified the drivers as a 17-year-old male from Lehigh Township, driving a Volkswagen Jetta, and Hailey Noe, 22, of Slatington, driving a Honda Civic.

Police said the teen and Noe were both flown by Pennstar helicopter to St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill, for treatment of major injuries.

The road was closed for two and a half hours while police investigated. Assisting police were volunteers from the Lehigh Township Fire & Rescue.

Police added that the exact cause of the crash is under investigation.