Three killed in York Township crash: Updated

Staff report

UPDATE: Medical issue may have led to fatal three-vehicle crash: investigators

Three people were killed Wednesday in a crash near South Queen Street and southbound Interstate 83 in York Township.

The coroner's office was dispatched to the scene for a report of a crash with entrapment just after 3 p.m., according to a news release from the office.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene, and others with injuries were transported to WellSpan York Hospital, the release states. Two other victims died at the hospital around 3:30 p.m.

A multi-vehicle crash resulted in traffic delays Wednesday near the Queen Street exit of I-83.

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The coroner's office has not released the names of the victims.

According to York Area Regional Police:

The crash occurred around 2:45 p.m. as a 48-year-old York Township man driving a Dodge truck south on I-83 attempted to exit at the northbound Queen Street exit.

That driver left the exit ramp and traveled through a grassy area before hitting a 57-year-old York Township man who was driving a Dodge sedan north on Queen Street.

The driver of the truck then struck a Toyota sedan, driven by a 46-year-old York Township man, in the southbound lane of South Queen Street.

The drivers of the truck and Toyota, as well as a 69-year-old woman in the Toyota, died from their injuries. A 77-year-old woman in the Toyota was injured and transported to a hospital.