Westmoreland coroner called to fatal crash on Route 30 in Hempfield

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Oct. 14—The Westmoreland County coroner was called Thursday to a fatal crash along Route 30 in Hempfield, according to a county dispatch supervisor.

Route 30 was closed in both directions more than one hour after the multiple vehicle crash happened about 12:45 p.m., the dispatcher said. The roadway reopened just before 3 p.m.

Multiple fire departments responded. Crews were rerouting motorists westbound around the crash scene via Agnew Road.

State police are investigating but no further information was available.

Paul Peirce is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Paul at 724-850-2860, ppeirce@triblive.com or via Twitter .

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