One person killed in Lower Towamensing Township Accident
One person is dead after a single-vehicle accident in Lower Towamensing Township, Carbon County.
Carbon County Communications dispatchers said the accident happened shortly before 9 p.m. Friday on Lower Smith Gap Road, one mile east of Blue Mountain Road.
State Police say a vehicle driven by 49-year-old John M. Dooley Jr. ran off the road and traveled up an embankment before crashing into a tree and rolling over.
Dooley was pronounced dead at the scene, according to State Police.
State Police at Lehighton are investigating the accident.
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