Message from Sam Sr.
Fatal 1 car MVA: I-81 151 south on ramp
UPDATE: 1 person has died following a one car motor vehicle rollover that occurred around 7pm tonight on I-81 southbound at mile marker 151 on ramp.
PSP is still on scene investigating.
UPDATE (Thurs. Oct. 17, 2019)
I-81 Fatal Crash Update:
A 23-year-old Scranton woman died after being ejected from a vehicle that rolled over on a ramp between Interstate 81 and Interstate 80 in Butler Twp. on Tuesday.
Anita M. Demey was pronounced dead shortly after an ambulance took her to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Hazleton.
State police said Demey was riding in a sport utility vehicle that flipped to its side on the southbound ramp of I-81 that leads to I-80 eastbound at 6:45 p.m.
The driver, Allen W. Storms, 24, of Old Forge sustained minor injuries.
Neither Storms nor Demey wore seat belts, police said.
Valley Regional Fire and Rescue and the Fearnots Volunteer Fire Company of Foster Twp. assisted police, along with Valley Regional’s ambulance and Lehigh Valley’s medic crew.
The Collision Analysis and Reconstruction unit of state police was asked to reconstruct the crash, and the investigation is continuing.