Jim Thorpe man charged with murder by car in August 2021 triple-fatal crash in Carbon County

PENN FOREST TWP., Pa. – State Police in Carbon County have charged a Jim Thorpe man with murder by car in reference to a crash that killed three individuals final summer time.

The 2-vehicle crash occurred Aug. 7, 2021 in Penn Forest Township on Route 903 on the Pennsylvania Turnpike interchange.

State Police stated a reconstruction of the crash decided that one of many drivers, 38-year-old Brett Knoll, was touring at such a excessive price of velocity that he created a hazard.

Three males from japanese New Jersey died within the automotive that Knoll collided with. One other particular person in that automotive was injured.

Police stated Knoll was taken in custody and he has been arraigned. He is going through three counts of murder by car and and 4 counts of aggravated assault by car.

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