11 - 21 - 2013 Investigation into J.-Co. fatality involving 2 semi trucks
[LS] - Lewistown State Police is still investigating the death of the 53-y/o male driver of a Mack truck who was killed around 5am yesterday as he travelled south along Rt. 75, near Fisher Lane, Tuscarora Twp., Juniata Co. Police are not revealing who the driver was pending notification of next of kin. He was killed in a crash with another semi-truck that was northbound & operated by Leonard Cole, of Irwin. The Mack truck was carrying a load of lumber when it rear-ended Cole's flatbed trailer. Police state that Cole had either stopped his truck or was traveling slowly when he was rear-ended by the Mack truck. Cole was wearing a seat belt & was not injured.