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Indiana Township fatal crash victim identified as township woman, 59

Chuck Biedka
| Tuesday, January 23, 2018 3:18 p.m

Officials identified the woman killed in a head-on collision on Saxonburg Boulevard in Indiana Township on Monday as Patricia Vernon-Braden, 59, of Indiana Township.

The Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office said Vernon-Braden was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred just before 3:30 p.m. in the 3800 block of Saxonburg Boulevard.

Allegheny County police said the minivan Vernon-Braden was driving was struck by another minivan traveling in the opposite direction that crossed the center line of the road into Vernon-Braden’s path.

The driver of the second van, a woman from Richland Township who they did not identify, was taken to a hospital where she was being treated for hip and leg injuries, according to Allegheny County Police.

No charges have been filed, but police continue to investigate the crash.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-226-4711, or via Twitter @ChuckBiedka.

Chuck Biedka is a Tribune-Review staff reporter. You can contact Chuck at 724-226-4711, or via Twitter .

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