Elderly man killed in Palmyra crash

Posted at: 12/18/2012 9:21 AM
Updated at: 12/18/2012 10:33 AM

An 89-year-old Palmyra man was killed in a car crash Monday evening on Route 31 in Palmyra.

State Police tell News10NBC Harold Fisher was driving his pickup truck westbound in the eastbound lane when it hit an oncoming car driven by 47-year-old Peter Ganze of Lyons.

Fisher was taken to Newark Wayne Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His wife, 86-year-old Dorothy Fisher, was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where she is listed in critical condition.

Ganze was treated at the scene.