An Ephrata woman was taken to a hospital after a crash that closed part of Route 272 in East Earl Township for more than an hour this morning.
Township police said 25-year-old Justine Troyer pulled into the path of a northbound tractor-trailer at Lauber Road around 7:30 a.m.
The tractor-trailer struck Troyer's vehicle and pushed it onto on embankment along the south lane of Route 272 a few feet north of Cocalico Creek Road, police said.
Troyer was transported by ambulance to Lancaster General Hospital. Her condition was unknown.
The truck driver, 73-year-old K. Nelson Herr of Ephrata, was not injured.
The highway was closed in both directions before reopening shortly after 9 a.m.