Deadly Wyoming County Crash

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(WBRE/WYOU) — UPDATE: We now know the name of a driver killed in a two-car crash near Tunkhannock.

It happened Friday afternoon around 2:30 p.m. in Eaton Township on Route 29 near Church Road. State police say 66-year-old Leland Cook of Tunkhannock died in the crash.

Troopers say an oncoming car crossed into his lane and slammed head-on into his vehicle. The other driver, 30-year-old Bianca Rubino of Harveys Lake, suffered an apparent minor injury.

The highway was closed for a time during the crash cleanup and investigation in Wyoming County.

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Route 29 has recently reopened around 8:30 p.m. Friday night after a crash Friday afternoon. There is no word yet on the cause of the crash

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There has been a deadly crash in Wyoming County.

State police say at least one person died following the wreck in Eaton Township along Route 29 South near Church Road. It happened Friday afternoon just after 2:30 p.m.

State police are working to determine the cause of the deadly Wyoming County crash.

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