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Missouri teen killed in Pa. 16 head-on wreck

July 19, 1998

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - A 16-year-old Missouri girl was killed Friday when the 1994 Buick Regal she was driving ran head-on into a truck on Pa. 16, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

Kathryn C. Orf, of Webster Groves, Mo., was pronounced dead at the scene by Franklin County Coroner Kenneth L. Peiffer Jr. An autopsy to determine the exact cause of death is scheduled.

Orf's car was westbound at 2:59 p.m. when it crossed into the eastbound lane and struck a 1985 International S1600 Series truck driven by Gerald R. Blizzard Jr., 35, of Chambersburg, Pa., police said.

The accident occurred one mile west of U.S. 11, police said.

Blizzard and his two passengers suffered minor injuries. They were treated at Chambersburg Hospital and released.

The passenger in Orf's car, James M. Stanley, 6, of Mercersburg, Pa., was treated for minor injuries at Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital and released.

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