One dead, one injured in Springfield Twp crash

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A deadly crash claimed one life and left another person seriously injured in Springfield Township.

The accident happened at West Ridge and Tubbs roads when an SUV and utility van collided just after 6 p.m.

One person was ejected from the vehicle and a second person was entrapped for several minutes. The man who was ejected died at the scene.

Erie County Coroner Lyell Cook said, “(The deceased) appears to be between 30- and 35-years old from Erie, but we’re not releasing his name until family is notified.”

Pennsylvania State Police closed a section of West Ridge Road while emergency crews worked.

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