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Coroner releases names of Hershey Road fatal crash victims

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HARRISBURG, Pa. –  Dauphin County Coroner Graham Hetrick identified the two men killed in a head on crash Wednesday night in South Hanover Township as Gebrekristos Gebre, 53, of Lebanon, and Joseph Hawthorne, Jr., 32, of Harrisburg.

The accident happened at about 7:10 p.m. on Hershey Road,(Route 39) south of Robin Lane. Both men were pronounced dead at the scene. The cause of death for both men was multiple traumatic injuries caused by the accident.

Pennsylvania State Police are investigating.