A crash involving a cement truck and a pick-up truck has left one dead.
The accident occurred on Monday, January 11th around 11:30 a.m. along East Hampton Street in Laurel Run.
The pick-up truck and cement truck collided leaving both vehicles in pieces.
The driver of the pick-up truck was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers say the cement truck ignored several signs that prohibit trucks weighing over 10.5 tons to use the road.
Responders say the road is dangerous and truckers tend to ignore the signs.
The accident is still under investigation.
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Source: Erie News Now, “Pickup truck and cement truck collide in deadly crash”