Police: 2 die in crash

NEWPORT – Two people died as the result a two-vehicle crash near Newport early Tuesday morning, Pennsylvania State Police Newport report.

Police said the first vehicle was traveling west in the eastbound lanes of U.S. 322 in Greenwood Township, Perry County. Police said the first vehicle collided head on with the second vehicle which was traveling east on U.S. 322.

According to the report, after the collision, the first vehicle struck the median, rolled onto its roof and caught on fire with the driver still inside the vehicle.

Police said the driver of the second vehicle was ejected from the vehicle.

According to the report, both drivers were pronounced dead at the scene.

Names are being withheld due to a pending investigation, police said.