Firefighters from the West End Fire Company clean up at the scene of an accident on Route 209 near the Beechwood Inn in Gilbert, Pa., on Friday, Oct. 17, 2008. Pa. state Sen. James Rhoades was driving one of the vehicles involved in the crash. Rhoades a longtime Pennsylvania state senator has died after his Cadillac collided head-on with a truck. Legislative leaders say Sen. James Rhoades died Saturday. He and his wife, Mary, were taken to a hospital after the crash Friday.