Dover man killed in Adams County crash

Christopher Dornblaser

A Dover Township man was killed in a car crash in Adams County Wednesday morning.

Donald Eugene Morgan, 70, of Mount Road, was killed after traveling across the median into a southbound lane on Route 15, according to state police.

Police say about 9:30 a.m., Morgan veered his 2008 red Mazda Miata into the southbound lane and hit a red 2013 Dodge Ram 4500 hauling an enclosed 16-foot trailer, driven by Melvin Fisher, of Morgantown. Fisher's vehicle hit the guard rail as a result.

Morgan's vehicle traveled back into the median, where bystanders removed Morgan as his vehicle caught on fire.

The Adams County Coroner's Office confirmed Morgan's cause of death was blunt-force trauma, with the manner accidental. No autopsy will be done.

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