1 dead, 1 injured in head-on crash
JACKSON TOWNSHIP - One person is dead and another hospitalized at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, following a head-on collision between a car and a motorcycle in Snyder County at 3:40 p.m. Sunday.
Trooper M. Brown of the Selinsgrove State Police barracks identified Cole E. Rice, of Mifflinburg, as the 46-year-old man who died at the scene of an accident at Route 204 near Salem Road.
Frederick R. Frost, 79, of Selinsgrove, was traveling north in a Buick Lucerne while Rice was traveling south on a Yahama V-Star when Frost traveled into Rice's lane and struck the motorcycle head on, police said.
Both Rice and his passenger, Lorie K. Oberdorf, 41, of Mifflinburg, were not wearing helmets, police said.
Frost was not injured, but Oberdorf was transported to the Danville hospital via Life Flight for serious medical injuries, police said.
Oberdorf was listed in critical condition by a nursing supervisor later Sunday night.
State police are still investigating the accident.