LEBANON, Pa. (WHTM) – Charges are pending against a tractor-trailer driver for a crash that killed an Annville man Wednesday night in South Lebanon Township, according to police.
Igor Salitra, 55, of Norristown, was blocking both lanes of Route 419 when 68-year-old Richard Yancoskie rounded a curve and struck the trailer at the intersection of Rexmont Road around 8:41 p.m., township police said in a news release.
Yancoskie died at the scene.
His passenger, 66-year-old Rosemarie Yancoskie, was transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center for treatment of injuries she sustained in the crash.
Police said Salitra had missed a turn onto State Drive and continued to the intersection where he was attempting to turn around the rig.
He was not injured.