TRAFFIC ALERT AS OF 2:30 P.M., ON TUESDAY, JUNE 8TH, 2021
Manheim Township Police are on scene of a one-vehicle crash involving a tractor trailer, which struck a utility pole. The impact pulled down electrical wires, which fell onto the top of the truck. The truck cannot be moved until PPL Electric Utilities responds to shut off the power. As a result, Manheim Pike is closed between Plaza Boulevard and Route 30. Motorists are encouraged to avoid this area and plan alternate routes of travel. Updates will be provided as they become available.
LITITZ BOROUGH - East Main Street (SR0772), will be closed through Downtown Lititz on Thursday, June 3rd.
The closure will occur between Broad Street (SR0501) and Cedar Street. The closure is anticipated between 8:00 AM and 3:00 PM for the replacement of underground storm water pipes.
Detour routes are established and flaggers will be available to direct motorists around the closure. Motorists should be aware of this closure, and of possible, allow extra travel time and/or plan alternate routes.
The Lancaster County Coroner's office has released the names of the two persons who died in the crash on Main Street and Graystone Road in East Petersburg on 5/22/21 after confirming their identities. Leonard Christain Kasper, IV, 18 years of age, and Brandie Leigh Kasper, 21 years of age, both of Mount Joy, were traveling west on Graystone Road when their Ford Ranger was struck on the passenger side by a southbound car carrier.
NLCRPD crash team members will be on location this afternoon utilizing remote air to ground technology to assist in crash scene mapping. Traffic disruption may occur for brief intervals during the anticipated operational period between 13:00 hours and 16:00 hours.