Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Saturday, January 24, 2015 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: November 28, 2013 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

West Sunbury man dies in minivan crash



OAKLAND TWP — Investigators suspect an elderly West Sunbury man suffered a fatal medical condition late Tuesday afternoon that caused him to lose control of his minivan and crash in the township.
Robert E. Dufford, 77, was driving south on Route 38 just south of Hohn Farm Road shortly before 5 p.m. when his 1999 Dodge Caravan veered off the road, hit an embankment and went into a ditch, state police said.
Dufford was taken by ambulance to Butler Memorial Hospital where a physician pronounced him dead a short time later.
Butler County Coroner William Young III said this morning that while the investigation continues, he believed Dufford suffered an unknown medical issue that triggered the accident.





Back
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE NEWS HEADLINES
arrow Young chief embraces leader role, technology
arrow Registration begins for Jeep Heritage Festival
arrow Restaurant wants one to 'Savor' the flavor
arrow BC3 to offer Entrepreneurship Academy
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Man sentenced for crime he can’t recall
arrow 2 crashes on Rt. 228 keep emergency crews busy
arrow 1 hurt in 2-vehicle crash in Jackson Twp
arrow City may move desk officer out to patrol streets