ACCIDENT-Rollover

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Ephrata Police were called at approximately 7:45am 12-06-18 to the 1000 Block of Steinmetz Road, West Cocalico Township, for a vehicle that rolled and struck a house. 

Ephrata Police discovered a maroon sedan driven by Paul Reider Jr M/19 of Ephrata was traveling north on Steinmetz Road out of Denver Borough when he lost control of his vehicle around a curve.   Reider struck the right guard rail, then crossed over the oncoming lane where he drove into the front yard at 1035 Steinmetz Rd and struck a tree.  After impact with the  tree the vehicle to flip on its side and struck the front of the house and a retaining wall area.   Driver and only occupant sustained minor injuries and was able to crawl out of the vehicle.   Reider was treated at the scene by ambulance.    The roadway was partially shut down for about 45minutes until tow crew could remove the vehicle.     

Reider will be cited for traffic violations. 

Date: 
Thursday, December 6, 2018

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