Northampton driver dies in Lehigh County crash
A Northampton County driver was killed in a one-vehicle crash that occurred about 2:27 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, in Lehigh County.
State police at Fogelsville said Jason R. Binder, 40, of Pen Argyl, was driving a 2002 Nissan Xterra eastbound on Interstate 78 approaching the Route 309 overpass when, for unknown reasons, he traveled off the road.
He continued eastbound off the road until his vehicle struck a concrete bridge pillar beneath Route 309 overpass, head-on.
Binder was pronounced dead at the scene. Troopers noted he was not wearing a seat belt.
Anyone who may have witnessed this crash is asked to call troopers at 610-395-1438.