Coroner IDs man killed in Route 22/322 crash

DUNCANNON, Pa. (WHTM) – The Perry County coroner has identified a man who died in a crash Tuesday morning on Route 22/322 in Watts Township.

Thomas Wetzler, 57, of Duncannon, died of traumatic injuries after his truck overturned on the slushy, icy roadway near the Watts Exit around 9:30 a.m., Coroner Mike Shalonis said.

The crash in the westbound lanes was witnessed by a Pennsylvania Game Commission officer, who reported that Wetzler was texting on his phone. The coroner said Wetzler may have been startled to see the Game Commission vehicle before he lost control.

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