Woman, 21, dies in UTV crash near Pitman

Frank Andruscavage, Republican & Herald, Pottsville, Pa.
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Mar. 15—PITMAN — A Pitman woman died when the UTV on which she was a passenger crashed in Northumberland County around 3:35 p.m. Sunday.

State police at Stonington said the crash happened at Cemetery Road and Howerters Road in Upper Mahanoy Township, a few miles west of Pitman.

Police said Molly V. Westfall, 34, was driving a Polaris Ranger east on Howerters Road, attempting to make a right turn onto Cemetery Road, when she struck an embankment. The UTV rolled onto its passenger's side, police said.

Passenger Karli Snyder, 21, was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Westfall suffered minor injuries, and juveniles ages 11, 4 and 9 were not hurt.

Assisting were Hegins EMS, Area Services EMS and firefighters from Pillow and Klingerstown.