Elliottsburg woman dies in crash on Route 11/15


The Perry County coroner’s office has released the name of a woman who died Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash on Route 11/15.

Karen Clites, 64, of Elliottsburg, was a passenger in a 2004 Honda CR-V that left the roadway at Old Trail Road in Buffalo Township and overturned on its roof as it went down an embankment.

The driver, 72-year-old Richard Clites, was taken to Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital for medical treatment, state police in Newport said.

The crash is still under investigation.

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