Vehicle Accident

On 3/4/19 at 1708 hrs, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident with injuries in the 1100 block of S. State St. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed a vehicle driven by Mona Murphy, 46, of Ephrata, was north bound on S. State St, (RT 272) and approached a line of traffic at the intersection with Rothsville Road. Murphy's vehicle drove into the southbound lane in an effort to get to the designated left turn lane ahead. A second vehicle had entered traffic from a private driveway on the east side of the roadway, and as it began to proceed southbound it collided with Murphy’s vehicle. Murphy and a 14 year of age passenger, and a 19 year of age passenger in the second vehicle, were taken to area hospitals with minor injuries. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

Incident Date: 
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 5:08pm

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1100 Block South State Streeet
Ephrata Borough, PA 17522