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A driver headed the wrong-way along Route 322 in Perry County  caused a deadly head-on collision that resulted in two deaths.  State police say the two vehicles collided around 1:08 a.m. on Tuesday morning about 2 miles west of Newport in Greenwood Township. Jason Roland, 31, of Liverpool,  was headed west in the eastbound lanes of Route 322 when he slammed his vehicle head-on into an oncoming vehicle driven by Keith Kerlin, 42, of Mifflin.

Roland’s vehicle rolled onto its roof and into a median before catching fire.

Kerlin was ejected. Both victims were pronounced dead at the scene.

2 comments

  • Diane

    the son of Keith lost his mother 2yrs ago from breast cancer and now his real father, he does have a step dad but it's not the same for the boy.he will graduate this june. his name is Bryce Krichten age 18yrs old.

    • Marie

      This is the Aunt of Terri. I know that keith was wishful in a relationship with Bryce as well. He talked about him alot. I hope that Bryce knows that his dad loved him very much.

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