Victims in fatal crash named

Police have identified two vehicle drivers killed in a head-on collision on Friday.

According to Logan Township police, Jerry Sneath, 79, of Altoona was driving a 2015 Subaru about 1:20 p.m. Friday when he crossed over into the center turn lane along the 1600 block of East Pleasant Valley Boulevard, then continued into oncoming traffic, striking a 2012 Jeep driven by Thomas Gill, 78, of Altoona, head-on.

Both drivers, who were wearing seat belts, were killed as a result of the crash.

Police were assisted at the scene by AMED, and the Greenwood and United fire departments.

The investigation is ongoing and anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to call Logan Township police at 949-3364.


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