PSP Bloomsburg: Fatal accident in Columbia County Saturday PM

BLOOMSBURG – A Wilburton man is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Columbia County Saturday night. State Police in Bloomsburg say 80-year old, Joseph Cheddar of Wilburton, died in the crash that happened just before 6 p.m. Saturday evening.

Police say 24-year old, Andrew Hepler of Shamokin, was traveling on Logging Road at the intersection with Jaycee Road in Conyngham Township. That’s when Hepler attempted to make a left turn onto Jaycee road and turned into the path of Cheddar causing a head-on collision. Cheddar suffered fatal injuries. Hepler and his passenger, 46-year old Michael Geiswite of Shamokin, suffered minor injuries. (Sara Lauver)

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