LBPD Officers investigated a vehicle accident that occurred on Wednesday October 12th, 2016 at around 4:27pm on Owl Hill Road at the intersection of South Cedar Street. The accident occurred when a vehicle driven by Bernae HAAS, 48, of Lititz rear-ended a vehicle driven by Jennifer KNECHT, 45, of Lititz. KNECHT was stopped on Owl Hill Road attempting to turn onto South Cedar Street when HAAS became distracted and struck her vehicle. No one was injured in the accident but both vehicles were disabled and required towing. Police filed a citation against HAAS for Careless Driving.
HAAS is presumed innocent.