Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a head-on collision in Elk Creek Township that has claimed one driver’s life.
The accident was reported around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday on Route 6N, just east of Ivarea Road.
Pennsylvania state police say James Papson, 62, of Girard was killed in the crash.
Police say a car driven by Brandon Guianen, 24, tried to pass on the hill, causing the head-on collision.
Guianen and a passenger Aloura Griffiths, 24, were flown from to UPMC Hamot by helicopter with serious injuries.
The investigation is ongoing.
No word on any charges at this time.