Ephrata Police responded to a motor vehicle accident on 01-10-18 which occurred at approximately 10:10pm. Police investigation determined a vehicle being driven north bound on N. State St by 18yr old Makayla London of the 200 Blk Duke St, Ephrata collided with a vehicle being driven west bound on Locust St by Bethany Althouse 35/F of Newmanstown, PA.
The accident occurred within the intersection which is controlled by a traffic signal. London apparently failed to stop for a red traffic signal for north bound traffic and drove into the path of Althouse and her vehicle. London's passenger as well as Althouse complained of pain but refused medical treatment while at the scene. Both vehicles sustained moderate damaged and were towed from the scene.