Route 283 reopens after crash

Photo courtesy: PennDOT

MANHEIM, Pa. (WHTM) – Route 283 in Lancaster County is now open after a crash closed lanes on the roadway for some time.

According to PennDOT, the crash on Route 283 westbound at Route 772 in Rapho Township closed all lanes between the Mount Joy/Manheim and Rheems/Elizabethtown exits for roughly an hour.

The crash happened around 4 p.m. and the roadway reopened just before 5 p.m.

According to a Lancaster County 911 dispatcher, one vehicle was involved and entrapment was reported.

Three people were taken to a hospital.

No other details were immediately provided.

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