04 - 16 - 2014 Head-on crash kills two Belleville women on Rt. 655
A fatal head-on crash along Rt. 655 near Coffee Run Rd. in Reedsville has claimed the lives of 2 women. Mifflin Co. Regional Police reported 85-y/o Janet White of Belleville was killed when she was struck by 19-y/o Ciera Knode, also of Belleville. Witnesses told police White was northbound when she was struck by Knode, who was southbound, after crossing into the opposing lane. The impact sent Knode's vehicle airborne, causing a roll-over into an adjacent field. White was entrapped her vehicle & had to be extricated. She was flown to Altoona Regional Trauma Center where she was pronounced dead. Knode was pronounced dead at the scene by the Mifflin Co. Coroner.