Ephrata Police Complete Accident Investigation



Ephrata Police recently completed the investigation of a vehicle accident that occurred in the 600 block of Mount Airy Road, West Cocalico Township, on March 13, 2018 at 0820 hours. A red Mazda sedan driven by Austin Sauder, 18, of Stevens, lost control and collided with a red Pontiac driven by Kashner.  Both Amanda Kashner, 28, of Denver and an 8-year-old passenger in her vehicle were injured. 

Ephrata Police charged Kashner with Driving Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance.  Both the principle psychoactive ingredient of marijuana and amphetamine were found in her blood. 

Sauder was cited with failure to drive a vehicle at a safe speed.  Both are presumed innocent.

Monday, May 21, 2018