4 of 5 victims in Lehigh Co. crash identified (PHOTOS)

Chopper 6 HD was over a fatal crash in Lehigh County on Thursday.
June 29, 2012 11:20:31 AM PDT
Police continue to investigate a crash that killed five people and injured a sixth in Lehigh County.


State police in Bethlehem on Friday said 22-year-old Nicholas Gustafson of Lowhill Township in Lehigh County has been identified as the driver of the car that ran a stop sign and was hit by a tow truck hauling a box truck Thursday afternoon in rural Heidelberg Township.

Gustafson was killed, as were his three passengers. Police are still trying to identify one man but say the other victims are 23-year-old Michael Bruno of Catawissa and 22-year-old Cecilia Besecker of Dallas, Pa.

The Lehigh County coroner's office identified the tow truck driver as 58-year-old Charles Oswald of North Whitehall Township.

The tow truck's passenger is hospitalized with minor injuries.

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