Man Seriously Injured After Rear-ending A Truck on Interstate 79 in Jackson Twp., Butler County

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(Jackson Twp., Butler County, Pa.) Pa State Police in Butler are reporting that they were dispatched to the scene of a two vehicle accident along Interstate 79 Northbound at mile marker 87.7 in Jackson Twp., Butler County at 1:38 AM on Saturday, June 18, 2022.

Upon arriving and investigating it was learned that 27-year-old Koltan Cahall of Portersville was operating 2012 Ford Mustang northbound on Interstate 79 when he struck the rear end of a 2016 Navistar International Truck being driven northbound by 43-year-old Harun Rashid of Buffalo New York.

After Cahall’s vehicle struck the truck he lost control of the vehicle and struck a guardrail. Cahall was seriously injured and was transported to UPMC Presbyterian.

There is no word on Cahall’s condition. He was however cited by Troopers for following too closely.