UPPER SAUCON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) –A 44-year-old woman is dead after Lehigh County officials say her car was swept away by floodwaters on Tuesday. Allentown’s coroner’s office announced that the woman died around 4:25 p.m.
According to officials, the woman was driving when she entered high water along the 6300 block of North Main Street in Upper Saucon Township.READ MORE: No Cause Of Death Yet For COVID-Positive Student Who Died Unexpectedly, Camden County School Says
The woman’s identity has not been released.READ MORE: 29-Year-Old In Critical Condition After Shooting, Wilmington Police Say
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The coroner’s office is working with the Upper Saucon Township Police Department to conduct the investigation.