Fatal crash in Lancaster County

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A Lancaster County deputy coroner was called to the scene of a crash involving a tractor trailer and a car in southern Lancaster County.  It happened shortly after 2 o’clock this afternoon on Route 472 at Fernsler Drive in Colerain Township, just south of Quarryville.

Dr. Stephen Diamontoni says the victim was the driver of the car, an elderly man. His identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday to determine the exact cause of death.

The intersection is closed to traffic in both directions while Pennsylvania State Police investigate.