Slatington woman dies in accident
LARRY NEFF/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS A young Slatington woman was killed in this two vehicle crash that occurred Thursday morning in Washington Township, Lehigh County.
A Slatington woman was killed in a two vehicle crash that occurred about 7:30 a.m. on Thursday along SR873 in Washington Township, Lehigh County.
State police at Bethlehem identified the victim as Kirsten Marie Lynn, 23.
According to troopers Lynn was driving a Chevrolet Cavalier northbound, just south of Oakwood Lane, when she veered into the southbound lane and collided with a Ford Explorer driven by Julianne Staskowski, 45, also of Slatington.
Lynn was pronounced dead at the scene. Staskowski sustained minor injuries in the crash, troopers said.
The investigation into the accident is continuing, troopers added.