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2 killed in wrong-way crash in Perry County

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NEWPORT, Pa. (WHTM) -

Two people were killed in a wrong-way crash in Perry County, according to state police.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. Tuesday on Route 322 eastbound in Greenwood Township, about two miles west of the Newport exit.

Police said a driver was traveling westbound in the eastbound lanes when it collided with another vehicle head-on.

The car that was traveling in the wrong direction went into the median, rolled onto its roof, then caught fire with the driver still inside.

The driver of the other car was ejected.

Both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene.

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