Police have identified the victim as 34-year-old David Mammi of Hebron, Maryland.
WEST MARLBOROUGH, PA — The Chester County Coroner’s Office was dispatched Tuesday afternoon after a fuel-tanker overturned in a single vehicle crash on Route 82 around 3 p.m., officials said.
A tanker truck carrying liquid petroleum overturned around 11:54 a.m. Tuesday on Route 82 just north of Covered Bridge Road, according to the Chester County Department of Emergency Services. The identity of the deceased person was not immediately known.
Authorities said the tanker, which jack-knifed and overturned just off the roadway, was the only vehicle involved in the crash. Members of the Chester County Accident Reconstruction Team were present investigating the cause of the crash.