LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM)– A woman was killed, and multiple others were hurt in a crash in Lancaster County Tuesday.
Northern Lancaster Regional Police said that before 2:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to a crash on West 28th Division Highway (SR 322) in Penn Township, near the Lebanon County line.
According to a report from the Lancaster County Coroner’s office, their office responded to a three-vehicle collision involving a sedan, a commercial van, and a tractor-trailer. The report says that when coroner investigators arrived, they observed a woman who was pronounced deceased in the front passenger seat of the sedan.
The coroner has identified the woman as 41-year-old Bethany Welch of Palmyra.
The report says that Welch was transported to the Lancaster County Forensic Center for further investigation. An autopsy was performed on Wednesday, Aug. 23. The cause of death was determined to be multiple traumatic injuries and the manner of death was ruled an accident.