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Philadelphia man killed in fatal I-81 accident Sunday

Published On: Feb 20 2013 01:41:52 PM EST

I-81 fatal accident


Police have identified the man killed in Sunday's fatal accident in Schuylkill County.

State police said 20-year-old Nathaniel Lockwood-Keller of Philadelphia was killed around 9 p.m. on northbound Interstate 81 in Delano Twp. when his SUV hit an embankment in the median and rolled several times.

Lockwood-Keller and 21-year-old Kingsley Okaegbu, also of Philadelphia, were both ejected from the SUV.


Lockwood-Keller ended up in the left lane of I-81 and was hit by several vehicles. He was pronounced dead at the scene by the Schuylkill County coroner's office.

Neither man was wearing a seatbelt, police said, and officials don't know who was driving at the time of the accident.

Okaegbu was flown to St. Luke's Hospital-Fountain Hill.  There's no word on his condition.