Man dies after crash in West Hempfield Township

MOUNTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) – A 30-year-old Lancaster man died after a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday in West Hempfield Township.

The man was driving a 2016 Toyota Highlander and apparently lost control after traveling over an elevated railroad crossing in the 100 block of North Donnerville Road. The Toyota left the roadway and struck a wooden sign and a tree, township police said.

His name was not immediately released.

A passerby discovered the crash around 2:40 a.m. A resident in the area reported hearing a loud noise at around 2 a.m. but did not see anything when they looked outside, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call Corporal Ryan Draper or Detective Robert Bradfield at 717-285-5191.

CORRECTION: This article has been updated to remove an incorrect name provided by the coroner’s office.

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