SHAMOKIN — A man and a young girl reportedly were killed Wednesday morning when a vehicle they were traveling in crashed head-on into a cement wall at the corner of Montgomery and Sixth streets that overlooks Carbon Run.

Two witnesses who attempted to rescue the victims confirmed they were dead when they arrived on scene.

Staff from the Northumberland County Coroner's Office were on scene.

Chief of Police Darwin Tobias III, who is conducting an investigation into the crash, other officers, firefighters and emergency personnel were still at the scene as of 10:15 a.m.

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