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9 injured in 3 Palmyra crashes

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PALMYRA, Pa. (WHTM) -

Nine people were injured in three separate crashes investigated by Palmyra police on Sunday.

Police reported that six people were transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center after a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of East Main Street and Forge Road at 9 p.m.

The crash occurred when 27-year-old Justin Wolfers, of Hummelstown, attempted a left turn in front of a vehicle driven by 85-year-old William Johnson, of Jonestown, police said in a news release Monday.

Both vehicles required towing from the scene.

About an hour later, two people were transported to hospitals following a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of East Main and Duke street.

According to police, 19-year-old Scotto D'Antuono, of Jonestown, attempted to make a left turn in front of a vehicle driven by 47-year-old Martin Rothstein.

Rothstein was transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center by ambulance, and D'Antuono was taken to the hospital by a family member, police said.

A third crash earlier in the day injured one person in the 700 block of East Main Street.

Police said 20-year-old Megan Smith, of Palmyra, was transported to Penn State Hershey after she entered the left turn lane and struck a 2005 Honda CRV driven by 49-year-old Jeanne Falvo, of Annville, at around 1:30 p.m.

Both vehicles required towing from the scene.

 

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