LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) – A motorcyclist has died after a multi-vehicle crash that shut down US 30 eastbound in Lancaster County, according to the Lancaster County Coroner’s office.
According to Manheim Township Police Department, the crash happened at 7:13 p.m. on US 30 eastbound between the exit for PA 741 – Millersville/Rohrerstown and the exit for Harrisburg Pike near mile marker 263.8. Police say the crash involved three vehicles: a Subaru WRX, a Subaru Outback, and a Suzuki GSX-R1000.
The coroner’s office says the victim has been identified as 21-year-old Thomas Hartenstine of Manor Township.
Manheim Township Police states that witness statements indicated the motorcycle struck the Outback, which pushed that vehicle into the Subaru WRX. The driver of the WRX was not injured. Police say two people inside the Outback were taken to the hospital for minor injuries and were released.
The coroner’s office states that Hartenstine was transported to the Lancaster County Forensic Center, where the cause of death was determined to be caused by multiple traumatic injuries. The manner of death was ruled accidental.