On September 8th, 2020 at approximately 10:23 pm, the police department was dispatched to a one vehicle crash at the intersection of Old Silver Spring Road and Brandy Lane. Upon arrival, officers observed a motorcycle laying on the ground with damage from a crash. The operator of the motorcycle, later identified as Cox, was also laying on the ground with injuries suffered in the crash. It was determined that Cox had consumed alcohol prior to operating the motorcycle and was determined not to be able to safely operate the vehicle. Cox was transported by Geisinger EMS to Holy Spirit Hospital. Criminal charges related to the crash will be filed. The motorcycle required towing from the scene. A preliminary hearing will be held at a later date.
Matthew Cox, age 48, 400 block Brandy Lane, Mechanicsburg PA 17055
Charges – DUI