Police: Chambersburg golfer struck by hit-and-run driver

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A Chambersburg woman is facing charges in connection with a pedestrian crash where police say she hit and critically injured a golfer at a Greene Township golf course and left the scene.

Stephanie Ann Osterman, 31, struck 75-year-old Roy E. Rife at the intersection of Coffey Avenue and Opportunity Avenue, near the Rocky Spring Golf Course, just after 9 a.m. Thursday, state police in Chambersburg said.

Rife, also of Chambersburg, was crossing Coffey Avenue and was in a crosswalk when Osterman’s vehicle hit him, police said.

He was flown to York Hospital and was listed in critical condition.

Osterman is facing charges including aggravated assault by vehicle, accidents involving death or personal injury, right of way to pedestrians in crosswalks, careless driving, reckless driving, duty to give information and render aid, and false reports.

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