- Local Guide
UNION TOWNSHIP â€” DuBois-based Pennsylvania State Police released the names of two drivers who were killed in a two-vehicle accident on Monday at 12:45 p.m., a half mile west of Mountain Extreme, Inc., in Union Township, Clearfield County.
Police said a 1996 Saturn driven by Jeffrey D. Hoffman, 35, of Dauphin, Pa., was traveling west on State Route 322, and a 2011 Mini Cooper driven by Joyce D. Morse, 62, of DuBois, was traveling east.
For undetermined reasons, the report said, Hoffmanâ€™s Saturn was traveling in the eastbound lane, and the two vehicles were involved in a head-on collision.
Both drivers were wearing their seatbelts and were pronounced dead at the scene.
There were two minor children who were passengers riding in Morseâ€™s vehicle, and both were flown from the scene by helicopter to Childrenâ€™s Hospital in Pittsburgh for treatment of injuries.
Both vehicles suffered severe damage and were towed from the scene by Zimmermanâ€™s towing.
An investigation into the accident is ongoing.