Hit-and-Run Crash

West Earl Police are investigating the report of a hit-and-run crash that occurred in the 4400 block of Oregon Pike, just south of Lauber Rd., in the northbound lane.  Reports indicate a dark colored sedan struck an SUV operated by Conner Shelton, Eshelman Rd., Lancaster, resulting in Shelton's vehicle then striking a third vehicle in front of him, a blue SUV, operated by Deborah Hertzog, N 9th St., Akron.  The crash occurred on January 10, 2019 at approximately 5:45 PM.

There were minor injuries and Shelton's vehicle needed to be removed from the scene by a tow truck.  Police are asking anyone who may have seen this crash and have information on the third, fleeing vehicle, to please call West Earl Police at 717-859-1411.  The investigating officer is Sgt Scott Ruth.

Incident Date: 
Thursday, January 10, 2019 - 5:45pm

Incident Type:

Reference ID: 
2019-WE-00035

Location: 

4400 block Oregon Pike
Ephrata, PA 17522