Woman convicted of fatal DUI crash in East Lampeter

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) – A Lancaster County jury has convicted a former Reinholds woman in a fatal drunk-driving crash.

Patricia Halgash, 43, of Florida, was found guilty Thursday on all charges including vehicular homicide while DUI for the March 2014 crash in East Lampeter Township, according to District Attorney Craig Stedman’s office.

A Lancaster woman, 71-year-old Sharon Mulhatten, died when her car was struck nearly head-on. Her son, 54-year-old Troy Mulhatten, 54, was seriously injured.

The jury listened to four days of testimony before beginning deliberations Thursday morning.

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