SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — A Dalton woman was pronounced dead at the scene of an automobile crash by Pennsylvania State Police at 12:33 a.m. Friday morning.
Carly Otto, 26, was the passenger in a Jeep Cherokee that struck the rear of a tractor trailer at mile marker 195 on Interstate 81 North in South Abington Township. The driver of the Jeep, Brandon Lawrence Vansplinter, of Scott Township, suffered serious injuries and was taken to Geisinger Community Medical Center, according to the state police.
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