Woman killed in accident
MERCERSBURG, Pa. - A Mercersburg woman was killed Tuesday afternoon and her passenger injured when a truck collided with the car they were in at the intersection of Woods Road and Lemar Road, according to Pennsylvania State Police.
Helen Yeakle, 73, of 13277 Buchanan Trail West, a Meals on Wheels volunteer in the Mercersburg area, was pronounced dead at the scene of the 2:25 p.m. accident in Peters Township by Franklin County Coroner Kenneth Peiffer Jr., police said.
Her passenger, Grace Keefer, 77, address unavailable, was taken to Chambersburg Hospital with a broken jaw, police said. She was listed in good condition at the hospital Tuesday night.