Victim and driver identified in car crash on Route 22
State police identified the woman injured in a Route 22 crash that closed the westbound lanes for nine hours Thursday as Kelsey Gibson, 30, of Allentown.
Gibson was a passenger in a high-end sports car driven by Alfredo Gene Delgado Jr., 40, of North Whitehall Township. Police said she was thrown from the vehicle when Delgado crashed into the rear of a box truck driven by Russell Hadley, 56, of Landsdowne.
Gibson, who was not wearing a seat belt, was taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. She was in critical condition. The drivers were not injured.
The accident happened around 3:30 a.m. near Airport Road in Hanover Township, Lehigh County. Route 22 was closed until 12:21 p.m. while police worked to reconstruct the accident.
It remains under investigation, police said. No charges have been filed.
Delgado’s 2018 McLaren 720S, an English sports car with a base price of $284,000, was totaled.