Car Crash Kills Passenger, Injures Driver

By Jillian Marshall

December 1, 2012 Updated Dec 1, 2012 at 11:59 PM EDT

Leroy Township, PA (WBNG Binghamton) One man is dead and another in the hospital after their car struck a tree Friday.

Pennsylvania State Police said that around 4:30 Friday afternoon, Tyler Molyneux, 20, of Canton lost control of his Chevy Cobalt and hit a tree head on.

Neither Molyneux or his passenger,Nicklas Bernat, 20, of Canton, wore a seat belt.

They were flown to Geisinger Medical Center in Danville by emergency medical helicopter.

Bernat was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Preliminary investigation shows that the speed of the car contributed to the crash.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.