Hit and Run Vehicle Accident
On 7/8/18 at 1911 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a hit and run type vehicle accident in the 600 block of E. Main St. in Ephrata Borough. Witnesses, and the 57 year old male driver of a Chevrolet Equinox reported he was stopped and waiting to make a left turn when he was struck from behind by another vehicle. The striking vehicle was a gold Buick LeSabre and it fled the scene. The male was taken to an area hospital with a complaint of neck and back pain. The investigation revealed the vehicle that fled the scene was operated by Jeremy Taylor, 35, of Ephrata. Taylor with be charged with Accidents involving damage to attended vehicle, and other charges, depending on the severity of the other drivers injuries. Taylor will receive a court summons.