Man Killed in Northampton County Pedestrian Accident on Route 33 Southbound
Bushkill Township, Pennsylvania (August 31, 2018) – A tractor-trailer driver was struck and killed by a vehicle Thursday morning in Northampton County, according to the Pennsylvania State Police.
The deadly accident happened August 30, on Route 33 Southbound at mile marker 12.1.
Police said, a tractor-trailer had become disabled and was parked on the right berm of Route 33. Another vehicle which was heading southbound in the right lane of Route 33 entered the right berm on the highway. The vehicle then struck the driver of the tractor-trailer who was standing outside his vehicle.
The man was killed in the crash. The name of the victim was not immediately disclosed.
Anyone with information regarding this accident is encouraged to contact Pennsylvania State Police Belfast at 610-759-6106.
An investigation is underway.
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