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One killed in early Monday crash in Clearfield County

State police at Clearfield reported a fatal crash early Monday in Bradford Township, Clearfield County.

According to a state police news release, one man died at about 5 a.m. at the intersection of Exit 123 off Interstate 80 and the Shawville Highway. A tractor-trailer was reportedly traveling east along the ramp when the driver pulled straight onto Shawville from a stop sign.

A Hyundai sedan traveling north on Shawville hit the trailer on the right side, police said. On impact, the tractor-trailer reportedly pulled the sedan for about 140 feet before coming to a rest.

The man driving the sedan was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. Police are withholding the identity of the driver pending notification of next of kin.

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