Coroner: Hopewell Twp. crash victim died of natural causes

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The death of a man found unresponsive after a low-impact crash Tuesday, Dec. 12, in Hopewell Township died of natural causes, according to the York County Coroner's Office.

Sixty-four-year-old Donald J. Winters' vehicle left the road in the area of the 19000 block of Barrens Road South about 1:45 p.m., the coroner's office stated in a news release.

The vehicle ended up in a field, with minimal damage, and its airbags were not deployed.

Winters, of Hopewell Township, was found unresponsive at the scene, and he was taken to York Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 2:41 p.m., the coroner's office said.

Because of Winters' medical history, the minimal damage to his vehicle and no apparent trauma, his cause of death was determined to be because of natural causes, according to the coroner's office.