Harrisburg teen dies in car crash


DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — An 18-year-old was pronounced dead after a car crash Tuesday afternoon in Conewago Township.

Noah Pappas of Harrisburg died of multiple traumatic injuries after being thrown from the vehicle, according to the Dauphin County coroner’s office.

Police said Pappas was driving an SUV on Colebrook Road when he lost control of the vehicle and struck an embankment, causing him to be ejected around 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Pappas was transported to Penn State Hershey Medical Center where he was pronounced dead. Officials say a 16-year-old female was in the SUV but her condition is unknown.

The vehicle sustained disabling damage and had to be towed from the scene.

Correction: This article has been updated to correct the name of the deceased as Noah Pappas, not Nicholas. The time also occurred at 2 p.m. opposed to 10 p.m.

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