Lehigh Valley

State police: Man killed in accident on Route 22 near Fullerton Avenue in Whitehall

Nathan Warke of Allentown died after crash with box truck and 18-wheeler

Allentown man dies in Rt 22 crash

WHITEHALL TWP., Pa. - An Allentown man was killed in an accident Wednesday night on Route 22 near the Fullerton Avenue interchange in Whitehall Township, Lehigh County.

Nathan Warke was driving a car that collided with a box truck and a tractor trailer around 8:20 p.m., police said. Warke, 34, died at the scene, the coroner said.

All westbound lanes of Route 22 were closed at Fullerton Avenue because of the accident. They didn't reopen until around 3 a.m. Thursday.

Investigators have not said what caused the crash.

The coroner's office and state police at Bethlehem are continuing their investigation.


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