69-Year-Old Man Injured in Ephrata Pedestrian Accident on Hahnstown Road
Ephrata, Pennsylvania (August 11, 2018) – A man cutting grass along a road in Ephrata Township was struck and injured by a vehicle on Friday evening, according to the Ephrata Police Department.
The incident occurred shortly before 6 p.m. Friday, August 10, in the 100 block of Hahnstown Road.
Police said a 69-year-old man was cutting grass on the edge of the road when a driver traveling northbound hit on their brakes, then drove off.
James Oxenbreider, 52, of Lancaster was traveling behind the vehicle and swerved to avoid a crash. Oxenbreider ended up striking a sign and the pedestrian mowing grass.
The victim was transported to a hospital with unknown injuries.
The Ephrata police are investigating the incident.
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