Four injuried in Horse & Buggy Crash

A horse and buggy, operated by Harry Hoover, age 72, of Ephrata, PA,  was traveling east in the 1st Block of East Farmersville Road when the horse was "spooked" and pulled the buggy into the west bound lane into the a vehicle operated by Keith Sweitzer, age 54, of Stevens, PA. 

Hoover, along with three occupants of the buggy, Annie Hoover, age 70. of Ephrata, PA, Annetta Nolt, age 47, of Wrightsville, IA,  and Harlan Nolt, age 48, of Wrightsville, were transported to Lancaster General Hospital for injuries sustained in the crash.  Sweitzer was not injured.

Incident Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 8:25pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

2018-WE-01391

Location: 

1ST BLOCK E FARMERSVILLE RD
WEST EARL TOWNSHIP
EPHRATA, PA 17522