Tragic Pedestrian Accident Investigated By Ephrata Police

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EPHRATA, PA — The Ephrata Police Department announced that a tragic pedestrian accident occurred Friday, March 17, at 3:03 PM, at the intersection of West Main and Church streets in Ephrata Borough.

Authorities stated that a 33-year-old female from Ephrata was struck by a pickup trucking left from North Church Street on to West Main Street. The pedestrian, who was pinned under the vehicle and drug over 100 feet, was freed by fire department personnel and transported to Penn Medicine–Lancaster General Hospital with serious injuries.

If you witnessed this incident, the Ephrata Police Department is asking that you contact Officer Focht at 717-738-9200 x238.

Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

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