Investigators are blaming ice for a deadly crash in Schuylkill County Tuesday morning.

One passenger Mary Reed, 81, died at the scene.

The driver, 61-year-old Bonnie Neal, and another passenger- 41-year-old Annie Reed-- were flown to Hershey Medical Center with moderate injuries.

All three women had Pine Hill Road, Pine Grove addresses.

Police say the car hit a tree after skidding on ice on Sweet Arrow Lake Road in Washington Township around 8 a.m.

None of the women were wearing seat belts, police said.