MAHONING TOWNSHIP — State police said two men were killed in a two-vehicle crash Wednesday in Armstrong County.
Trooper Tanner Barnhart, of the Kittanning station, said in a news release that a 2016 Ram 2500 driven by Tyler Zeigler, 26, of Butler, was traveling north on Route 28/66.
He crossed the double yellow line and struck a 2019 Ford F-250 operated by Mark Kirkpatrick, 59, of Summerville, Jefferson County, according to police.
Both vehicles suffered disabling front-end damage.
Barnhart said Zeigler was pronounced dead at the scene by the Armstrong County coroner, and Kirkpatrick died at Armstrong Center for Medicine & Health after being taken there.
The crash occurred around 6 a.m. near Wadding Road, also known as Hogback Hill.
Zeigler was wearing a seat belt and Kirkpatrick was not, police said.