A second girl has died after a dump truck crashed into the van through which she was a passenger, police mentioned Thursday.
Evelyn Miller, 78, of Burlington Metropolis, was taken to Capital Well being Regional Medical Middle following the accident and died Wednesday morning, in accordance with a launch from the Burlington Metropolis Police.
Her fellow passenger, Maryann Mullica, 69, of Burlington Metropolis, was taken to Lourdes Medical Middle following the accident, the place she died, police mentioned.
The driving force of the van was additionally taken to Capital Well being Regional Medical and is in secure situation, the discharge mentioned.
The crash passed off simply earlier than 11 a.m. close to the intersection of Route 130 and Columbus Highway. Police haven’t mentioned how the crash occurred however mentioned the driving force of the dump truck, who was recognized solely as a 56-year-old Philadelphia man, remained on the scene and was “cooperative with investigators.”
The dump truck is owned by J.F. Huebner & Sons, Inc. of Philadelphia, police mentioned.
Nobody has been arrested or charged following the crash however that investigators are “awaiting check outcomes, reviewing movies and analyzing proof,” in accordance with the discharge.
Anybody who witnessed the crash might contact Sgt. David Matthews at 609-386-0262 ext. 232.