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Clarksburg man dies after wreck in Pennsylvania

A Harrison County man is dead following a vehicle accident in Pennsylvania.
The Greene County Coroner's Office identified the victim as Leroy Melvin Knisley, 42, of Clarksburg.
Knisley was driving south on Route 88 in a E.C.M. Energy Company tanker truck when he lost control in a curve and traveled into the northbound lane, rolled onto the driver's side, hit a Nissan Xterra and then rolled over a hillside and into a garage on a residential property, missing the owner by 10 feet.
The driver of the Nissan was flown from the scene and is being treated at Allegheny General Hospital.  
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the cause of the crash in Jefferson Township.