Police are investigating a one-vehicle crash that resulted in the death of a 22-year-old Ligonier man.
The accident happened at 5:10 a.m. today on Route 30, a mile east of Route 217 in Unity.
Westmoreland County Coroner Kenneth A. Bacha said Zachary Z. Fazli was a passenger in the vehicle that was eastbound on Route 30 when it left t he road, struck a guiderail, careened over an embankment, flipping and striking multiple trees. Mr. Fazli had been ejected from the vehicle. He was not wearing a seatbelt, Mr. Bacha said. The cause of death was deemed blunt force trauma to the head.
Hoffer Funeral Home of Norvelt will be handling funeral arrangements.
The accident is being investigated by the state police at Greensburg.
First Published September 22, 2013 12:45 AM