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Wrong-way crash kills 2 in Dauphin County

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Two people were killed Monday morning after a driver going the wrong way on Route 283 crashed into another vehicle in Dauphin County.

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Two people were killed Monday morning after a driver going the wrong-way on Route 283 crashed into another vehicle in Dauphin County.

It happened around 6:03 a.m. when the driver of a silver Hyundai Accent was headed north in the southbound lanes and crashed head-on into a Volkswagon Jetta.

Both male drivers were killed in the crash.

No word on the victim’s identity.

State police are investigating.

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The Dauphin County coroner has been called to the scene of a crash in the southbound lanes Route 283 near Lindle Road in Swatara Township.

Investigators say two people died in the crash. State police have not released the identities of the victims.

Traffic is being diverted around the scene.

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