Ephrata Police investigated a hit and run accident which occurred on South State St at Main St Friday 4-13-18 around 5:40pm.  

Ephrata Police learned from the driver of a gray Ford, Karen Sweigart that she was in traffic on S. State Street when she was struck in the rear bumper by a dark blue Jeep Cherokee vehicle.   Sweigart and a witness reported the dark blue Jeep driver backed up and fled from the scene onto West Franklin St.   

The Jeep was reported to be dark blue in color with a Red front driver's side fender.      There were no injuries reported.  

Ephrata Police are asking if anyone witnessed the accident to please call the Ephrata Police at 717-733-8611 or leave a tip here at our CrimeWatch page. 

Incident Date: 
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 5:40pm

Incident Type:


South State St
at Main St
Ephrata, PA 17522