Ephrata Police are investigating a hit and run accident that occurred around 2:50-3:00am on 12-10-17.
Ephrata Police were called to the intersection of South Reading Rd (PA 272) and South State St for vehicle described as a cream or white in color sedan, possibly a Mistsubishi, that reportedly missed a turn drove up onto the grass median at he intersection, struck the traffic signal control box and then fled the scene south on S. Reading Road. The impact knocked the traffic control box from its base out onto the roadway and cut power to the intersection signal. Traffic signal maintenance was called to repair the control box and restore the signal's operation.
If anyone witnessed the accident or has information as to the identity of the vehicle and or it owner please contact the Ephrata Police at 717-738-9200 or 717-733-8611.
Tip can also be submitted through Ephrata Police Crimewatch.