ARCHBALD — Two people are now dead after a horrific car crash in Lackawanna County.
Investigators said a driver veered off Business Route 6 in Archbald around noon Friday, striking a man in the parking lot of a shopping plaza.
Both men died.
A Cadillac had heavy front end damage after police said the driver veered off Business Route 6 in Archbald and into the parking lot of trap plaza, striking a construction worker who was laying down sealant.
Investigators said the driver Larry Gabriel,82, hit Allison Howell, 63.
Howell was killed at the scene.
Gabriel died hours later at the hospital.
Gabriel’s grandson, Larry Gabriel III is Carbondale’s head football coach.
He said his family has suffered a double tragedy because they knew the man his grandfather hit.