Sunday, May 29, 2016

Pedestrian killed at Cherry and 462

A 73-year-old woman was killed shortly after noon today at the intersection of Cherry Street and Lancaster Avenue after being hit by a pickup truck. Reportedly, the truck turned north onto Lancaster Avenue from Cherry Street and struck the woman, who was crossing the road towards Locust Street Park. Emergency personnel performed CPR at the scene, but the woman later died of her injuries. The intersection was closed for several hours as police investigated the accident scene.




7 comments:

  1. This was my moms neighbor and dear friend to be killed on my moms bday rip Faye

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    1. according to Lanc News, Fay Hogentogler was the victim.

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  2. North From Cherry? Pedestrian had the right of way.
    Think people, stop rushing around like your agenda is the priority! !!
    Such a shame.

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    1. If she was in the crosswalk and visible, she had the right of way. If she was crossing between vehicles that were stopped at the light on 462, that may complicate matters.

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  3. Bull!!!!
    Learn respect, slow down and get a grip!

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