RUSH TOWNSHIP — Route 54 between Elysburg and Riverside reopened at 5 p.m. after being closed down for 5 1/2 hours as a result of a three-vehicle accident, according to state police at Stonington.
The accident is believed to have killed one person and injured two others, according to unconfirmed reports.
Trooper Dan Wilk reported the accident occurred at 11:30 a.m. less than a mile west of Elysburg.
No other details of the accident are available at this time. More to come on this story in Monday's edition of The News-Item.