A Lehighton man was killed early this morning when his car crashed head-on into a truck tractor on Route 940 in Foster Township.
Jamin Zimmerman, 34, was pronounced dead at the scene by a member of the Luzerne County coroner’s office.
The truck his vehicle struck was driven by David Kleppinger, 60, of Palmerton.
State Police at Hazleton barracks said the incident happened at 4:34 a.m.
Trooper Matthew A. Hunter, the investigating officer, said Zimmerman was traveling west on Route 940 and crossed the center line, striking Kleppinger’s truck.