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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...

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Ephrata Police responded to the intersection of Schoeneck Road and Indiantown Road, West Coclaico Township Wednesday evening 4-4-18 around 9pm for a vehicle accident with injuries involving two SUV vehicles. Police investigation found that a vehicle being driven by Sandra Styer-Martin F/62 of...

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On 4/2/18 at 1428 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated a vehicle accident on RT 272 at Willow St. in Adamstown Borough. A northbound vehicle driven by Michele Abrew-Morales, age 20, of Lancaster, turned left in front of a south bound vehicle, causing the collision. Both vehicles were towed from the...

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Ephrata Police were able to stop a wrong way driver early Tuesday morning 3-27-18 at 12:39 a.m. after receiving numerous complaints of a vehicle traveling south bound in the north bound lanes of US 222. County police dispatch initially received several reports at approximately 12:29 a.m. of the...

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On 3/14/18 at 0852 hrs, Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving three vehicles in the 200 Block of N. State St. in Ephrata Borough. A northbound vehicle driven by Daniel Ludwig, age 36, of Ephrata, PA., struck another vehicle stopped in front of it, pushing it into another stopped vehicle...

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On 3/14/18 at 1045 hrs. Ephrata Police investigated an accident involving three vehicles on S. Reading Rd. at S. Academy Dr. in Ephrata Borough. A northbound vehicle operated by Mary Getz, age 80, of Denver, PA., failed to make the left turn onto S. Academy Dr. and drove into another vehicle...

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On Friday, Feb. 23, 2018 at 1140 hours the Ephrata Police Dept. responded to Rt. 322 at Rt. 272 for a report of a crash involving a tractor-trailer where the load affixed to the bed of the trailer struck the under side of the overpass. The truck was owned by Xylem Dewatering Solution from...

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Ephrata Police are investigating a Diversion Burglary and Theft that occurred at a residence on Bethany Rd. in Ephrata Borough on 2/14/18. A while male suspect arrived in a white car. He told the elderly homeowner that his mother was moving into the house next door and asked the homeowner to step...
At approximately 4:51pm on Feb. 6, 2018, Ephrata Police responded to the intersection of Schoeneck Rd. and N Reading Rd. for a vehicle accident. A vehicle driven by Janice Getz, 81, of Denver failed to yield to oncoming traffic and struck a car driven by Beth Martin, 39, of Ephrata, which...

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On 01-20-18 at approximately 2:25pm Ephrata Police responded to a two vehicle crash at the intersection of N. Academy Drive and Martin Avenue. Ephrata Police determined that vehicle driven by Warren Somers 61 of Boyertown, Pa pulled from Martin Avenue into the intersection with N. Academy and into...

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