04 - 21 - 2014 Police issue statement on cause of double-fatality in Reedsville
The Mifflin County Regional Police Department has issued a report on the cause of the April 15th head-on crash along Rt. 655 near Coffee Run Rd. in Reedsville. Police say the crash was a result of distracted driving which caused the vehicle driven by 19-y/o Ciera Knode, of Belleville, to collide with the vehicle driven by 85-y/o Janet White, also of Belleville. Both drivers died as a result of the accident with Knode's vehicle going airborne after striking White's vehicle & Knode being pronounced dead at the scene. White was flown to Altoona Regional Trauma Center where she later died.