Home - Front Page What's Happening

Traffic Crash


On July 25th, 2022, at approximately 8:56 am, the police department was dispatched to the 700 block of West Simpson Street for a crash which just occurred. Upon arrival officers determined there were two vehicles involved. Investigation into the crash found Peters was pulling from a parking lot to travel westbound on West Simpson Street. The parking lot is close to the intersection of West Simpson and West Main Streets. The light was red at the intersection and had turned green. Peters thought traffic was going to go and pulled into the intersection. A vehicle at the light stopped to allow another vehicle at the intersection to go. This caused Peters to not be able completely enter into the travel lane. Peters vehicle was then struck by an eastbound vehicle on West Simpson Street which was driven by Baldwin. Baldwin’s vehicle required towing from the scene due to the damage it sustained in the crash.

Eric Peters, 44 – Lemoyne, PA 17043

Julia Baldwin, 18 – Mechanicsburg, PA 17050