Fatal crash in Ephrata Borough

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A one car crash in Lancaster County claims the life of an 83 year old Ephrata Borough woman.  Ephrata Police say it happened at at about 2:45 Monday afternoon along the 700 block of Oak Boulevard in the Borough.

Witnesses say the victim’s car ran off the roadway and struck a large tree in the front yard of a home. The victim was taken to the local hospital where she was pronounced dead.  Police are withholding the identity of victim pending notification of next of kin.  Their investigation continues.