A one-car accident early Saturday evening near the entrance to Mauch Chunk Lake Park has claimed the life of a Tamaqua woman.
Erica K. Dolan, 24, died when her car went off the Lentz Trail and struck a tree broadside.
The accident happened at about 6:30 p.m. Dolan was alone in the vehicle.
It was reported Dolan was traveling east and for an unknown reason went off the right side of the roadway. The impact to the tree was on the driver's side of the car.
She was pronounced dead by Carbon County Coroner Bruce Nalesnik.