LURGAN TOWNSHIP, Franklin County—One person is dead and another seriously injured after a fatal accident in Franklin County. The accident happened around 5:20 p.m. Friday evening on Newburg Road in Lurgan Township.
Pennsylvania State Police say 49-year old Kenneth Boyd was traveling westbound on Newburg Road at a high rate of speed when he lost control and slid into the eastbound lane of traffic. Abigail Grix, 19, was driving in the eastbound lane and T-boned Boyd's car when it spun into her lane.
Grix's car hit the passenger side of the vehicle and then Boyd's vehicle flipped on its roof. Kenneth Boyd was pronounced dead at the scene by the Franklin County Coroner. Life Lion was brought in to fly Grix to Hershey Medical Center for serious injuries.
Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg are still investigating the accident.