Man dies after crash involving a dump truck: coroner's office

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

A Chambersburg man died Friday, two days after he sustained injuries in a two-car accident in Franklin County.

Joseph Wible, 82, was pronounced dead at 7:38 p.m. Friday at WellSpan York Hospital. York County Deputy Coroner Onalee Gilbert certified the death at the hospital.

Wible was involved in the crash around 3:20 p.m. May 4 along Black Gap Road in Fayetteville.

According to the coroner's office, Wible was driving a Chevy Cruz when he struck a dump truck that was stopped in the northbound lane waiting to make a left turn into a quarry. Wible was also turning left, to travel southbound, when the two vehicles made impact.

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Wible was transported to York Hospital via helicopter following the accident, but he died Friday due to the multiple injuries.  He was wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident, the coroner's office said.

Pennsylvania State Police in Chambersburg investigated the accident.

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