On August 23, two individuals were injured and another was killed in a Springfield Township accident. According to authorities, the fatal incident happened around 5:30 p.m., when a 72-year-old woman driving a Ford F-150 the wrong way on a northbound lane of Richlandtown Pike collided head-on with a Honda Civic.
The F-150 sustained major damage, and its 72-year-old driver suffered minor injuries. The Honda Civic driver, a 25-year-old man, suffered fatal injuries as a result of the collision. Officials pronounced him dead at the accident scene. Two passengers in the Honda, a 24-year-old woman and a 22-year-old man, suffered major injuries. Emergency personnel transported them via helicopter to St. Luke's University Hospital for treatment.