Man killed, another injured in two-car crash in Lancaster County

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ELIZABETH TOWNSHIP, Pa.–One man was killed and another seriously hurt following a two-vehicle crash in Lancaster County late Sunday.

It happened shortly after 11 p.m. along Route 322 near Pumping Station Road in Elizabeth Township.

According to state police reports, Justin Kope, 24, of Middletown was driving west on Route 322 when his vehicle crossed into the eastbound lane and collided with a vehicle driven by Jose Rivera, 39, of Lancaster.

Kope died at the scene and Rivera was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.