Two Roll Over Crashes in One Day



Ephrata Police investigated two crashes involving overturned vehicles on Thursday, December 29, 2016. 

The first, a two-vehicle event, occurred on SR222 Southbound near the SR322 off ramp at 5:11 a.m.  Jamil Trilla, 24, of Lancaster was driving his silver Subaru sedan besid a tractor trailer driven by Dale Heisler, 60, of Tamaqua when Trilla fell asleep.  Trilla's vehicle drifted into the tractor trailer impacting it.  The subaru then entered the median and overturned, rolling an estimated 3 times.  Heisler was not injured.  Trilla was transported to Lancaster General Hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.  

SR222 crash

The second accident occurred in the first block of Hahnstown Road, Ephrata Township at 1:30 p.m.

Kristen Reynolds, 23, of Terre Hill, was travelling northbound when she lost control of her silver Honda Civic.  The vehicle left the roadway and overturned.  Pioneer fire police assisted with traffic control.  Reynolds extricated herself from the vehicle and did not require medical treatment.

Both crashes are still under investigation for potential charges.

Thursday, December 29, 2016