Two Wilmington residents killed in tractor trailer crash in Pa.

By Associated Press 8:17am, November 19, 2012 - Updated 9:32am, November 19, 2012
Two people from Wilmington are dead after a tractor trailer crashed into an SUV leaving a restaurant near the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line.

Pennsylvania state police say the SUV had just pulled out of the parking lot of the Taqueria Moroleon restaurant on Route 41 in Chester County about 6:30 p.m. Sunday when it was hit by a passing tractor trailer.

Killed were 39-year-old Matthew Petke and 45-year-old Brenda Petke. It's not known how the two are related.

The driver of the tractor trailer, 35-year-old John Deapen of New Bethlehem, Pa., was uninjured.



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