An 85-year-old man was killed in a vehicle crash Tuesday in South Union, Fayette County.
A representative from the Fayette County coroner's office identified the man as Parren Ward of Uniontown. Additional information about him was not immediately available.
Police said Mr. Ward was stopped at a stop sign at the intersection of Route 51 and Smith Road when the crash occurred around 4:30 p.m. Exactly how the crash occurred was not immediately clear.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the other vehicle, Eric Hice, 28, of Uniontown and his passengers were taken to Uniontown Hospital and treated for minor injuries.
The county coroner's office said information would not be available until after noon today.
First Published August 6, 2014 6:13 AM