Fatal crash victim identified
State police at Towanda said Janet E. Brown, 79, of Monroeton, died in the fatal traffic crash at 6:45 p.m. Oct. 9 at the intersection of state routes 2027 and 220 in Towanda Township.
The other driver in the crash was identified by police as James Alexander, 69, of Sayre, who was driving a 2003 Freightliner RV, towing a Honda passenger vehicle. He and his passenger, Carol Alexander, 66, of Sayre, were both wearing their seatbelts and sustained moderate injuries, police said.
Police said Brown was driving a 2010 Toyota Tacoma pickup truck, which was severely damaged in the accident.
According to police, Brown was traveling south on State Route 2027, approaching the intersection with State Route 220, and failed to stop, prior to entering State Route 220 in order to travel southbound on State Route 220.
Police said James Alexander was traveling northbound on State Route 220, traversing the intersection at the time, and made initial impact with the left side of Brown's vehicle.