Vehicle Accident

On 7/29/17 at 0953, Ephrata Police responded to a vehicle accident on West Main St. at the intersection with Oak St. in Ephrata Borough. The investigation revealed that an eastbound vehicle on W. Main St. was stopped and waiting to turn left onto N. Oak St. A second vehicle, driven by Lester Moyer, age 68, of Ephrata, was westbound and was stopped waiting to turn left onto S. Oak St. As Moyer turned left, an eastbound motorcycle passed the stopped car on the right and collided with Moyers vehicle as it turned onto S. Oak St. The motorcycle was operated by Ruth Keenan, age 72, of Ephrata and an 11 year old male passenger. Keenan suffered a serious leg injury and the 11 year old boy sustained minor injuries.     

Incident Date: 
Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 9:53am

Incident Type:


W. Main St.
Oak St.
Ephrata Borough, PA 17522