Two die in head-on collision

Tyrone woman, Cambria man killed in crash

A Tyrone woman and a Cambria County man were killed in a head-on collision Tuesday in Indiana County.

Cassandra Lee Jones, 34, of Tyrone, and Dorian John Caton, 22, of Johnstown, were pronounced dead at the scene of a crash at 7:09 a.m. Tuesday near Route 53 at Sun Valley Lane, Brush Valley Township, police said.

According to the police report, Caton was driving east on Route 53 in a sedan when his vehicle entered the opposing lane of traffic for unknown reasons and collided with Jones, who was driving an SUV.

The cause of death for Jones and Caton was blunt force trauma, Indiana County Coroner Jerry Overman said in a release.

Overman said both Jones and Caton were wearing seat belts, and there were no passengers in either vehicle.

Police are investigating the crash with assistance from the Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Specialist Unit.


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