UPDATED: One Killed in Northampton Car Accident

The collision on Old Jacksonville Road left one dead and caused surrounding houses to lose power.

An accident on Old Jacksonville Road in Northampton Saturday afternoon has left one dead and four injured,according to the Northampton Township Police Department.

Phillyburbs.com reports that the only one car was involved in the crash. Northampton Fire Co. Chief Adam Selisker told the reporter that the car cut a Verizon utility pole in half and collided with a tree. 

Northampton police closed the small, two lane road while investigating the accident. According to one onlooker, houses in the neighborhood have lost power. PECO crews were also on the scene working to restore electricity.

The driver and four passengers have not been identified, but did confirm to Phillyburbs that the deceased was teenaged. 

Click here to read more about the crash at phillyburbs.com.

DJ December 09, 2012 at 01:41 AM
So sad, terrible to hear this happened.
Mike December 09, 2012 at 05:45 AM
May God or whatever higher power there is, help console all of those affected by this.
Alli Lizewski December 09, 2012 at 02:51 PM
Pray for the relatives in Texas
Christine Smithwick Evans December 09, 2012 at 04:52 PM
The driver who passed away was my cousin's oldest son. The entire family is devastated.. Please keep them all in your prayers. Thanks.
TL McElhone December 10, 2012 at 05:07 PM
Why do all the news sources say Cameron graduated from Council Rock North High School? He didn't...He graduated from Flower Mound High School in Flower Mound, Texas.


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