Fatal Vehicle Accident

On 7/28/19 at 0620 hours East Hempfield Township Police were dispatched and responded to a report of a one car vehicle accident on Route 30 Eastbound in the area of Running Pump Rd.  Upon arrival Officers located a 2001 Hyundai Accent operated by Anthony WHITFIELD, a 29-year-old from Willow Street, that had been traveling east on US Route 30 when it left the roadway, struck the embankment and rolled multiple times..  Mr. WHITFIELD was the sole occupant of the vehicle and was fatally injured as a result of the crash.  US Route 30 eastbound was closed for approximately four hours while the crash was investigated by the Hempfield-Manor Crash Team. Anyone who has information pertaining to the crash or witnessed it is asked to contact Sgt. A.J. Lombardo, East Hempfield Township Police Department, 717-898-3103.