MANCHESTER, Pa. (WHTM) – Authorities have released new information in connection to the death of a York County high school.
According to the Dauphin County Coroner’s Office, Abigail Osborn, 16, couldn’t sleep and decided to go for a run on the night she was fatally struck by a car in the 3400 block of York Haven Road.
Osborn was a cross country enthusiast and late night runs were not uncommon, the coroner said.
A passerby found Osborn Sunday morning. She passed away on Monday from the injuries she suffered in the crash.
Police arrested and charged 24-year-old David Kent Jr. in the crash that killed Osborn. According to charging documents, Kent told investigators he thought he hit a mailbox on the way home from a party.
Kent is facing a count of accidents involving injury or death, but police are looking into additional charges.