Fatal Vehicle Crash Update

EST EARL TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT

157 W. Metzler Road

Brownstown, PA 17508


PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Fatal Traffic Crash Update

West Earl Township, Pa – September 26, 2020 at approximately 6:45 AM, West Earl Township Police were dispatched to a motor vehicle crash with entrapment at the intersections of Oregon Pike Route 272 and Newport Road Route 772, Shaums corner.

WEPD is releaseing the names of the drivers involved. The deceased driver from the crash was identified as Karen Lynn Miller (61YOA) of Lancaster, PA. Miller was operating the Volvo sedan. Notification was made to Miller’s next of kin by the Lancaster County Coroner’s office.

The driver of the Ford pickup truck was identified as Justin Brubacker (20YOA) from Richland, PA.

At this time, no charges have been filed. The cause of the accident is still under investigation and any witnesses to the accident are asked to contact Detective Ray at the West Earl Twp Police Department at 717-859-1411 extension 118 or Officer Fred Riccelli at extension 116.


Jordan Byrnes, Public Information Officer