Fatal car crash in Mercer Co. under investigation

LACKAWANNOCK TWP., Pa. (WKBN) – Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a fatal car accident that happened in Mercer County Sunday morning.

Jayne Reichard, 47, of Jackson Center died at the scene of the crash.

Trooper Brian Shevitz says that at around 5:00 a.m., Reichard was driving North on State Route 62, when she crossed left of center and went off the left side of the road. She hit a mailbox and a large stone, causing the car to go air-born and spin.

Investigators say the car sheared two utility poles and came to a stop, landing on all four wheels in a yard at the intersection of Bend Road.

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