Sherry Shaffer Obituary, Death – Both a man and a woman were killed after their vehicle was involved in a collision that took place in the small hours of Saturday night in the community of Derry Township. It was early in the evening on Saturday when the collision took place. The collision affected a large number of automobiles on both sides.
According to the information provided by the Westmoreland County Office of the Coroner, the incident occurred at around 9:01 p.m. on state Highway 981 between Flowers Road and Slag Road. This was noted in the information that was provided. The neighborhoods of Flowers Road and Slag Road can be found in Westmoreland County.
The investigation yields a wealth of material, including specific recommendations for where the roadway should be built. According to the reports, Joseph Gshinsky, age 35, was driving his car north on state Highway 981 in Allegheny County when it reportedly crossed the centerline into the opposite lane of travel and hit head-on with a Honda CRV.
Gshinsky is from North Fayette Township. Both cars were heading in the same general direction at the time. Medical personnel who were present at the scene confirmed that Gshinsky had passed away. Allegheny County, which was the location of the county at the time, was the place where the event took place.
According to the reports, the driver of the other vehicle was unable to avoid colliding with the other vehicle, which resulted in him being the one who caused the accident that occurred. Sherry Shaffer, who was driving the CRV, and Gshinky, who was a passenger in the CRV, were both determined to have died by the responding police officers at the scene of the collision more than two hours after the occurrence that led to the accident took occurred. Gshinky was traveling in the CRV as a passenger.
Sherry Shaffer was the one behind the wheel. At the time of the occurrence, it was stated that Gshinsky was not wearing a seatbelt, and as a result, he was not seated in an appropriate manner while being securely secured in his seat. In addition, it was asserted that he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the incident.