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1 Dead, 1 Injured Following Crash In Whitehall Township

WHITEHALL TOWNSHIP, Pa.  (CBS) -- New video footage of a deadly crash in Whitehall Township has been released. The crash happened around 12:30 a.m. Monday on Route 22 Westbound between the North MacArthur Road and 15th Street exits.

Police say multiple cars were involved.

Crews worked to free at least one person trapped inside a vehicle. One person was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police identified the victim as 41-year-old Jessica M. Rivera of Allentown.

1 Person Dead, 1 Person Rushed To Hospital In Deadly Crash In Whitehall Township


Rivera was the passenger in the vehicle. Police say the car veered off the roadway and hit the concrete base of a utility pole.

Another person was rushed to the hospital who suffered minor injuries.

Authorities closed all lanes to investigate.

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