BROWNSTOWN, Pa. (CBS/AP) — A head-on crash involving a car and a minivan killed three people in Lancaster County over the weekend, authorities said. Police in West Earl Township said the car was heading north on Route 222 when it crossed the median and struck the minivan head-on at about noon Saturday.
The Lancaster County coroner, Dr. Stephen Diamantoni, said the 73-year-old car driver and 60-year-old Harold Sheaffer, who was in the minivan, died at the scene. Sixty-year-old Dawn Sheaffer was pronounced dead at Lancaster General Hospital. An 8-year-old girl who was also in the minivan had minor injuries.READ MORE: Flyers Score Twice In 3rd, Win 5-3 To Hand Oilers 1st Loss
The car driver’s name wasn’t immediately released pending notification of relatives.READ MORE: WATCH LIVE: Superintendent Dr. William Hite To Address Safety Updates For Philadelphia School District Students
The cause of the crash is still under investigation.MORE NEWS: Mother Of Four Shot Inside Southwest Philadelphia Home, Police Say
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