Ephrata Police investigated a crash with entrapment at approximately 2:30pm Saturday 8-3-19 in the 700 Block of West Rt. 897, in West Cocalico Township.
Investigation determined the 62yr old driver, Anna Hoover of Reinholds, PA was east bound on West Rt. 897 when she apparently suffered a medical issue, exited the right side of the roadway where she careened down an embankment and into a small stream bed and gully. Ms Hoover was not able, due to the crash and location, to exit her vehicle on her own and was assisted out of the vehicle by responding emergency services personnel. Ms. Hoover was transported to the hospital by Reinholds Ambulance with minor injury. Hoover's vehicle was pulled from the ditch and sustained extensive damage. Ephrata Police were assisted on scene by the Reinholds Fire Co. and Fire police.