Gaskill Township, PA – A passenger was severely injured and had to be flown to a hospital after a vehicle struck a tree in Jefferson County.

66-year-old Robert Henretta from Punxsutawney had been driving on Route 26 in Gaskill Township on Nov. 30.

For unknown reasons, he drifted off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree.

He did not appear to be injured.

His passenger, 66-year-old Toni Henretta from Punxsutawney, had serious injuries and was flown to the hospital via Stat MedEvac.

Both had been wearing their seat belts.

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