Elderly York Township man dies in York Township crash

Harper Ho
York Dispatch
Officials work the scene of a single vehicle accident on Queenswood Drive in York Township, Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2021. York County Coroner was called to the scene. Dawn J. Sagert photo

An 87-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash Tuesday in York Township.

William Latchaw, of Larkspur Lane South in York Township, lost control of his vehicle around 10 a.m. on Queenswood Drive between Maplewood Drive and Bristol Drive near Queensgate, according to a news release from the York County Coroner's Office.

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The vehicle went down an 8-foot embankment, overturned and came to rest in the area of 1920 Queenswood Drive, the coroner's office stated.

Latchaw was declared dead at the scene. There will be no autopsy, but a routine toxicology test will be performed, according to the coroner's office.