Woman dies in single-vehicle crash: coroner

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

A woman died Tuesday in a one-car crash in Lower Chanceford Township.

The victim was a passenger in a vehicle when the driver failed to negotiate a turn, hit a tree and went down an embankment on Paper Mill Road, according to the York County Coroner's Office.

The woman died as a result of blunt force trauma received in the accident, the coroner's office said. Deputy Coroner Jake Clevenger was dispatched to the scene at 5:58 p.m. and certified the death.

According to the report, there were other occupants of the vehicle, but no report on their condition was given.

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The Pennsylvania State Police is investigating the crash. 

No autopsy will be done, but a routine toxicology test will be conducted, according to the coroner's office.

— Reach Anthony Maenza at amaenza@yorkdispatch.com or @atmaenza on Twitter. 

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