DANIELSVILLE, Pa. -

A Northampton County truck driver is dead after an accident in Columbia County.

Police say William Boettinger of Danielsville was killed in an accident on Interstate 80 Monday afternoon.

Officials say Boettinger failed to stop the freightliner he was driving fast enough and ended up hitting the car in front of him, prompting a multi-vehicle accident.

Boettinger was killed.

Several other people received minor injuries.