Weather Related Crashes - Warwick, Penn, and Clay Townships

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 12:03 (Sunday)
Patrol Zone: 03-13 Penn Township
Location: 300 BLK FRUITVILLE PIK - MANHEIM
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC.

Weather related crash. Loss of control by operator. Female driver age 27, suffered minor injury after she struck an embankment in the 300 Block of Fruitville Pike Penn Township.

Class (UCR) Code: 3101 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT- NON-REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 12:52 (Sunday)
Patrol Zone: 02-21 Clay Township
Location: 261 HACKMAN RD - EPHRATA

Two car crash after driver lost control on the snowy roads. A Ford pickup sustained minor damage to the passengers side. A Nissan Altima sustained heavy damage to the drivers side doors and to the front of the vehicle.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 12:54 (Sunday)
Patrol Zone: 02-21 Clay Township
Location: 1981 28TH DIVISION HWY - CLAY
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC.

Weather related crash. Loss of control by operator(s) on frozen precipitation covered roadways - 3 vehicles were involved, no reported injuries but blocking was present.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 15:38 (Sunday)
Location: 1249 E NEWPORT RD - LITITZ
Patrol Zone: 01-12 Warwick Township
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC.

Snow Sick Roadway Crash. Driver fled scene and left vehicle. Sedan into utility pole. Investigation determined that the driver identified as COURTNEY JENKINS, age 23, of the 600 block of Rothsville Road, Lititz, PA was under suspension. JENKINS was cited via summons for violations under PA Motor Vehicle Code- 1543 (a) Driving while operating privilege suspended, 3361- Driving vehicle at a safe speed, 3746 (a,2) Immediate notice of accident to police.

Class (UCR) Code: 3170 - HIT AND RUN
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 16:33 (Sunday)
Location: 85 PENN VALLEY RD - LITITZ
Patrol Zone: 08 - 32 Penn Township
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC

911 call reporting a utility pole was broken and hanging over the roadway in the area of 85 Penn Valley Rd. Striking vehicle fled the scene. The PP&L utility pole required replacement by a utility crew.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 16:55 (Sunday)
Location: 201 BRIAR HILL RD – LITITZ
Patrol Zone: 01-12 Warwick Township
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC

The NLCRPD was requested to investigate a reportable crash on 02/04/2018 at approximately 1655 hours patrols responded to the area of Rothsville Road and Briar Hill road for a single vehicle crash. I arrived on scene to find a beige Chevrolet Tahoe that had gone off the roadway onto the property of Affordable Paving located at 201 Briar Hill Road. The vehicle was hanging over the edge of a retention wall. A nearby homeowner, stated that the driver left the scene on foot headed towards Ephrata on Rothsville Road. The male was then observed getting a ride from a black pickup truck. The operator was identified and is facing multiple charges upon completion of the investigation.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 23:00 (Sunday)
Location: 2400 ROTHSVILLE RD - LITITZ
Patrol Zone: 01 - 13 Warwick Township
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC

Three car crash on roadway incline. No injuries. It was determined that a 2015 Honda Accord, driven by CODY JOHN PORR, age 22, of Main Street, Akron, PA and a 2003 Ford Explorer, driven by JAY A. ULRICH were traveling south on Rothsville Road towards Rothsville and GERALD W. MECK, age 74, of Red Fox Lane, Lititz, PA the driver of a 2007 Toyota Tacoma was traveling North. This block of Rothsville Road is a hill and MECK lost control of his vehicle on an icy roadway and struck both oncoming causing disabling damage to all involved vehicles. Investigation continues.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 22:50 (Sunday)
Location: 322 MEMORIAL RD - LITITZ
Patrol Zone: 07 - 31 Penn Township

Single vehicle crash in the area of 322 Memorial Rd. There were no injuries reported. Car had airbag deployment and required a tow. Female juvenile operator was traveling west on Memorial Road when the 2004 mercury Mountaineer hit an icy patch on the road way and started to slide which caused the SUV unit to flip on its side.

Class (UCR) Code: 3105 - MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT - REPORTABLE
Date/Time Reported: 02/04/2018 23:53 (Sunday)
Location: 375 FRUITVILLE PIK - MANHEIM
Patrol Zone: 08 - 32 Penn Township
Premise Type: HIGHWAY/ROAD/STREET, ETC.

NLCRPD responded to the area of 375 Fruitville Pike for a reported vehicle crash. A passing motorist indicated a dark colored Chevrolet sedan was sitting off the roadway with airbag deployment. Patrols responded to the area and located this vehicle, a dark blue Malibu. There was no one with the vehicle. There was considerable damage to the front end of the vehicle. Evidence indicated where the vehicle crossed the roadway and struck a tree. There was minor damage to the bark of the tree which was on the southbound lane of travel. Patrols located a phone number for the registered owner ASHLEY SHEPERD, age 18, of North Pitt Street, Manheim, PA she reported she was the driver and left the scene of the crash because she was unaware the crash required reporting. NLCRPD issued a summons for a violation under PAMVC Title 75- Driving vehicle at a safe speed. Car towed from the crash scene.