On May 23, 2017 at 1528 hours, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident at the intersection of Route 897 and North Peartown Road, West Cocalico Township. A commercial truck driven by Timothy Mohn Jr., 38, of Myerstown, swerved to avoid a vehicle that pulled out from a stop sign. Mohn’s truck struck a tree and a utility pole. Mohn and his passenger were transported to Reading Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Reinholds Fire Company, Reinholds Ambulance and Reamstown Ambulance assisted at the scene.