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Two injured, one seriously, in suspect I-80 DUI crash near Corsica


Union Township, PA – Two men were injured, one of them seriously, in a suspected DUI crash in Jefferson County.

It happened on Sunday afternoon, just before 3 p.m., on Interstate 80 westbound in Union Township, near the Corsica exit.

29-year-old Stephen Wensel from Corsica was driving his Nissan Pathfinder when he went off the road for unknown reasons, struck part of a bridge, and flipped the vehicle over onto its roof.

Wensel had minor injuries and was taken to Penn Highlands Brookville by ambulance.

His passenger, 31-year-old Dustin Frey from Tionesta, had serious injuries and had to be flown by STAT MedEvac to UMPC Altoona.

Wensel had not been wearing a seat belt, and it’s unknown whether Frey had been wearing one.

Wensel is suspected of driving under the influence at the time of the crash.

Click Here to read the online police report.