One person was killed when a coal truck and a pickup truck collided in Plum Creek Township in Pennsylvania on the morning of Friday, Feb. 10. According to WTAE.com, the two vehicles crashed when the pickup truck crossed into the oncoming lane to pass another vehicle. The driver of the pickup truck was pronounced dead at the scene; the driver of the coal truck was taken to a hospital and released without serious injury.
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