Funeral services set for brother and sister killed in Wheatland crash

Created: 07/22/2013 4:08 PM WHEC.com

Funeral services for a brother and sister killed in a crash in Wheatland will be later this week.

It will be a combined service for 20-year-old Christopher Peterson and 17-year-old Emily on Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the First Presbyterian Church in Caledonia.

The two were passengers in a vehicle jeep that collided with a tractor-trailer at the intersection of Route 36 and North Road in Wheatland last Tuesday.

Christopher was pronounced dead at the scene. Emily was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital where she passed away Friday.

The driver of the vehicle also died, Taylor Binnert was buried this past weekend.

Michaela Murphy and Joanna Kruchten suffered serious injuries. They remain in guarded condition at the hospital.


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