2011-09-15 / Police Reports

Needmore Woman Injured In Franklin County Crash

A Needmore woman was transported to Chambersburg Hospital last Monday following a two-vehicle collision in St. Thomas Township, Franklin County.

Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg reported Myreta E. Elvey, 69, suffered minor injuries during the 4:24 p.m. accident along Route 30. Elvey, police said, was travelling westbound when an oncoming vehicle crossed the centerline and collided head-on with her 2005 Ford Escape.

Driver Kathleen Hamman, 60, of Fort Loudon, also required medical transport following the crash just west of the intersection of Schoolhouse Road. The accident occurred, police added, when Hamman became distracted.

Both drivers were wearing seat belts. State police have cited Hamman with driving on roadways laned for traffic.

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