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.