UPDATE: Vehicle accident kills 90-year-old in Penn Township


LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) — The Northern Lancaster County Regional Police Department and their crash team reported a serious crash involving an 84-year-old female driver with a 90-year-old male passenger, both of Lititz, in Penn Township, in which the 90-year-old has now died.

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According to the release, the driver of the sedan turned left into the path of a vehicle traveling on the roadway. The impact was in the passenger front door area.

The accident took place at the intersection of S Oak Street and Parkside Drive.

Police say 84-year-old Arlene Barnhart suffered minor to moderate injuries and 90-year-old Donald Barnhart is facing life-threatening injuries. Both were being treated at Lancaster General, where Donald later died on Friday.

The other driver, Justin D. Martin, 33, of Mount Joy, was treated by EMS and didn’t require further treatment.

Further information will be released as the investigation continues.

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