A multi-vehicle accident has left five people dead, according to Washington Township Police.
The accident occurred on Saturday just before 2 p.m. in the 13000 block of Fort Ritchie Access Road in Franklin County.
The Franklin County Coroner has identified the victims as:
Marjorie S. Smith, 68 - Johnstown, PA
Douglas M. Hoffer Jr, 32 - Quarryville, PA
Colleen E. Nesbitt, 27 - Gap, PA
David Allen Russell, 67 - Mount Joy, PA
Michelle G. Russell, 53 - Mount Joy, PA
Authorities say 68-year-old Marjorie Smith crossed the center line on the 13000 block of Fort Richie Access Road hitting a Harley Davidson head on which was driven by 32-year-old Douglas Hoffer Jr.
The impact caused the SUV to turn counterclockwise where it was broadsided by a second motorcycle driven by 67-year-old David Russell and his passenger 53-year-old Michelle Russell.
Officials with the Quarryville Fire Department say Hoffer was a member of the department.
Coroners pronounced all five dead at the scene.