September 24, 2018

Police seeking witnesses to Route 209 triple fatal

EAST STROUDSBURG - Stroud Area Regional Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in obtaining information on the fatal crash that occurred on Sunday September 16, at about 9:30 P.M. on Rt. 209 near Shaffer’s School House Road.

Three died in the crash when two southbound cars crossed the center line.  One of the cars slammed into a northbound vehicle.

SARPD is asking anyone who has information including witness statements, video or any knowledge of the incident or events leading up to the accident to contact Detective Robert Transue at 570-421-6800 ext:1027 or email at

This accident remains under investigation. The SARPD is aware of multiple rumors regarding racing that the public is stating as the cause of this accident. The SARPD will not comment on these rumors or release speculations until ALL FACTS have been gathered and the investigation has concluded.

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