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The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Cambria, Somerset, Bedford, Blair, Huntingdon and Southern Centre counties for Wednesday. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Indiana, Clearfield and Northern Centre counties as well for lesser amounts of snow. In the warning areas, 3-6" will fall by Wednesday afternoon with 2-3" in the advisory areas.


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Elderly woman struck and killed by truck at busy Altoona intersection

By: WJAC Web Staff

ALTOONA, Pa. -- Police released the name of the woman killed in a pedestrian accident in Blair County.

Cecilia Hollern, 91, of Altoona, was killed when she was struck by a pickup truck on 17th Street in Altoona at about 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

Witnesses told police that the driver of the truck tried to apply his brakes but slid on the wet roadway and struck Hollern.

She died at the scene.

Police said a reconstruction team was brought in to review the scene and that their investigation was continuing.

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Edgar Snyder

Washington Times