News live 365: October 5th, 2021

Three people are dead after a head-on collision between a truck and an SUV in Rockdale Township, Crawford County on Sunday. According to crash scene investigators a 54 year old Titusville man named Kenneth Anderson swerved his RAV4 into opposing traffic on Route 408 and collided with a Chevrolet S10 pickup. Anderson was killed instantly along with 21 year old Katrina Wiler of Venango who was a passenger in the pickup. The pickup’s driver, 21 year old Joshua Hanes of Springboro, was transported to UPMC Hamot, but succumbed to his injuries.

Butler Health System has begun its year long project to expand the emergency department at Clarion Hospital. The multi-million dollar project is designed to expand and modernize the hospital’s emergency facilities while also avoiding any interruptions or delays in the ER’s day to day operation. The new floor plan was designed by The DesignGroup of Pittsburgh and is intended to maximize patient flow and privacy.

In what sounds like an unlikely partnership, the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is teaming up with DoorDash to deliver meals to senior citizens. The food delivery service will help with the distribution for the Senior Food Box Program by combining its efforts with Pennsylvania’s Charitable Food Network. You can contact a local food bank participating in the Senior Food Box program for more information.