Hit and Run Crash
On Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at approximately 5:55pm, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run crash at the intersection of Rt. 272(S Reading Rd.) and Meadow Valley Rd. A 2019 green Ford Mustang was travelling westbound across Rt. 272 on Meadow Valley Rd. and had a green traffic signal. A small, light colored car, travelling northbound failed to stop at the red traffic signal and struck the side of the Ford Mustang causing severe damage. The driver of striking car fled the scene. It is believed that the striking vehicle is likely to have significant front end damage. Police ask anyone who witnessed the crash or has information on the vehicle or driver involved to contact Ofc. O'Hanlon of the Ephrata Police Department at 717-738-9200 x272.