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One killed in Hwy 20 crash

Posted at 5:19 AM, May 01, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-01 12:30:49-04

Police have identified a driver killed in a head-on crash late Sunday night.

It happened just before 10:30 p.m. west of Notus on Highway 20.

Police say 20-year-old Keagan Brixey was driving westbound when his Kia Optima crossed over the center line and hit a semi head on.  Both of those vehicles  then caught on fire.

State police say Brixey  was not wearing a seatbelt and was thrown from the car.  Brixey died at the scene.

The driver of the semi was wearing his seatbelt and was not taken to the hospital.

The crash shut down the highway for roughly six hours.