Berniece Geiling of Lehighton dies of injuries from car accident

Published: 1:41 PM EDT May 09, 2013

A Carbon County woman has died of injuries suffered in a car crash three months ago.

The Lehigh County coroner's office said Berniece Geiling, 84, of 1218 Fairyland Road in Lehighton, succumbed to her injuries at Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital in Bethlehem Thursday morning.

Her death was caused by complications of multiple blunt force injuries suffered in a car accident on March 11, according to the coroner.

The accident happened around 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of Routes 2007 and 209 in Franklin Twp.

She was the driver of a car that collided with another car. Her death was ruled an accident.