One man dead after crashing into building in York County

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HANOVER, Pa.- The Hanover Police Department is investigating a fatal one car accident that happened Saturday afternoon.

According to a news release, the accident happened at the intersection of East Middle and York Streets, shortly after 3:00 p.m.

A 72-year-old Hanover man was driving his 2004 Mazda RX8, when for unknown reasons, he left the roadway and struck a building owned by Gobrecht Real Estate LLC, police said.

The man was transported to Hanover Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police are not currently releasing the identity of the driver until family has been notified.

Anyone who may have witnessed the accident is asked to contact the police department through York County 911 or by calling (717) 637-5575.

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