U92 News, sponsored by IRMC at Chestnut Ridge

Apollo teenager dies after hitting tree


An Apollo-area teenager was killed Friday in a sled riding accident.


16-year-old Jenna Prusia was sledding on private property along McCreary Road in Washington Township, Westmoreland County when she and her sister, riding together, struck a tree.  The accident happened at about 4:30 PM.  Prusia was flown to Children’s Hospital in Pittsburgh, where she was pronounced dead of head injuries about two hours later.


Prusia was a junior at Kiski Area High School. 

 «  Return to previous page
 »  Send to a friend
Subscribe to channel

Get all your Hometown News

on the Hometown News App!

Scan the QR Code or download from the

iPhone App Store or Google Play!

Hometown News
Download the app today!