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Newark Women Killed When Dump Truck Overturns on Car on Pennsylvania Highway

By rlsmetro on
Newark

EAST WHITELAND TWP., Pa. - Pennsylvania State police have identified the two people who were killed when a dump truck rolled over onto their SUV on Wednesday morning in Chester County.

Pennsylvania State Police officials say the victims are 50-year-old Regena McCray-Palmer and 59-year-old Connie Motley-Wright, both from Newark, New Jersey.

Officials say the crash happened on the southbound Route 202 ramp to westbound Route 30 bypass in East Whiteland Township around 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Three other people in the SUV were also injured, but the driver of the dump truck was not hurt according to Pennsylvania State Police.

The official cause of the crash remains under investigation.

**IMAGE CREDIT:** MEC&F Expert Engineers, WPVI-TV

**NOTE:** Ms. McCray Palis pictured in the white dress.