Monroe woman killed, 2 hurt in head-on crash
A Monroe County woman was killed and her two passengers injured in a head-on crash that occurred about 3:55 p.m. on Monday. State police at Fern Ridge said the crash occurred along SR209, a tenth of a mile south of Silver Valley Road, in Chestnuthill Township.
Troopers said Edith Kelly, 69, of Saylorsburg, was driving a 2003 Saturn Ion southbound when she traveled into the northbound lane for unknown reasons. Her car collided head-on with a 2004 Ford Taurus SE driven by Laura Andriulli, 32, of Whitehall.
Kelly was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two passengers with her, Catherine Klime, of Wilkes-Barre, and Dolores Bach, of Saylorsburg, were flown by medevac helicopter to the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. Andriulli was transported by ambulance to the Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg.
The investigation into the crash is continuing.