2 Vehicle auto accident, injuries, confinement
Operator 1: Justin HORNING Mechanicsburg, Pa. Moderate injuries, taken to Holy Spirit Hospital via ambulance
Passenger 1: David HORNING Mechanicsburg, Pa. Moderate injuries, flown to Holy Spirit Hospital by air medical. Extricated by fire/ambulance personnel.
Passengers 3 and 4. Two male juveniles, Minor injuries, transported to Holy Spirit Hospital via ambulance.
Unit 1: 2019 Chevrolet pickup truck, severe damage
Operator 2: Wyatt OWENS Honey Grove, Pa. Moderate injuries, transported to Holy Spirt Hospital via ambulance.
Passenger 1- Brittany ALTLAND Honey Grove, Pa. Moderate injuries, transported to Holy Spirit Hospital via ambulance. Extricated by fire/ambulance personnel.
Unit 2: 2006 Mazda, severe damage, motor sheared from engine compartment.
This accident occurred as Unit 1 was travelling east on SR944 and Unit 2 was travelling north on SR74. Opr. 1 failed to stop at a posted stop sign at the intersection. The front of Unit 1 impacted the front of Unit 2 in the northbound lane of SR74. After impact, Unit 1 spun in a counterclockwise direction, while sliding in a northeasterly direction. The passengers side of Unit 1 impacted a guide rain on the north side of the intersection, causing Unit 1 to roll over before coming to rest on it's wheels in a field, facing in a westerly direction. After impact, Unit 2 spun in a clockwise direction, and came to rest within the intersection, facing in a southwesterly direction.
Assisted at the scene by Cumberland Goodwill ambulance/ALS, North Middleton and Carlisle Fire companies and fire police.
The investigation is continuing.