Police: Driver in head-on crash had meth in vehicle

GAP, Pa. (WHTM) – Open beer cans and methamphetamine were found in the vehicle of a driver involved in a head-on crash in Lancaster County, according to state police.

The crash happened on Route 30 (Lincoln Highway), east of Hoffmier Road, in Salisbury Township last Tuesday around 9 p.m.

The driver of one vehicle, 39-year-old Daniel Price, of Parkesburg, was traveling eastbound and left that lane of travel, striking another vehicle, according to Pennsylvania State Police in Lancaster.

Price was taken to a hospital with serious injuries, including a broken leg.

The driver and passenger of the other vehicle were also taken to a hospital with minor injuries.

According to police, Price appeared to be under the influence of alcohol and possibly other drugs and was charged with DUI. A small bag of methamphetamine and open beer cans were visible in the vehicle.

Get breaking news, weather and traffic on the go. Download our News App and our Weather App for your phone and tablet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s