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UPDATE: Child Killed in Crash that Shut Down Part of North Scranton Expressway

SCRANTON — The Lackawanna County coroner confirms an 8-year-old girl died after a crash that shut down part of the North Scranton Expressway in Scranton. ...

SCRANTON -- The Lackawanna County coroner confirms an 8-year-old girl died after a crash that shut down part of the North Scranton Expressway in Scranton.

Emergency crews responded to the scene around 3:30 p.m. Sunday.

The coroner said Andrea Morales, age 8, of Scranton, died after being rushed to the hospital.

The child's mother and 6-year-old sister were also taken to area hospitals and remain in critical condition.

Scranton police said the McDade Expressway inbound was closed at Keyser Avenue while crews cleared the scene.