Trooper stable after being struck by passing vehicle


A trooper struck by a passing vehicle while investigating a crash this morning is in stable condition this afternoon at Hershey Medical Center.

The trooper was hit by a passing motorist at about 5:14 a.m. today at the scene of a crash on Black Gap Road at the intersection of Olde Scotland Road, Greene Township, Franklin County. The operator of the striking vehicle did not stop at the scene, making it a hit and run incident.

The trooper, assigned to Pennsylvania State Police’s Chambersburg barracks, was investigating a crash at that location when struck by a passing motorist.

The Trooper was flown from the scene to Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center and is currently in stable condition.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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