Ephrata, PA

On January 20, 2019 at 4:56PM  Ephrata Police were say they were dispatched to a vehicle accident with entrapment in the 900 block of North State Street, Ephrata Township. 

Authorities say a northbound vehicle, driven by Jaden Lee Truskey, 18, of Ephrata, traveled through an ice patch, lost control, left the roadway and overturned as it entered the creek bed of Coover Run. 

Police say they arrived and found Truskey, the sole occupant of the vehicle, deceased.  Ephrata Police were assisted at the scene by Ephrata Pioneer Fire Company, Lincoln Fire Company, the Lancaster County Coroner’s Office and local fire police.




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