At 1936 hours on 7/30/17 Swatara Township Police were dispatched to a motorcycle crash on Paxton Street at Sycamore Street. The motorcyclist collided with a passenger car, and was thrown from the motorcycle. He suffered major injuries and was rushed to a local hospital for treatment. The driver of the passenger car remained at the scene and fully cooperated with investigating police officers. The Dauphin County Accident Reconstruction Team responded to assist with the investigation. The identity of the motorcyclist is not being released, but he is a 30-year-old resident of Harrisburg. The driver of the passenger car is also from the Harrisburg area.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information about this crash is urged to call the Swatara Township Police at 717-564-2550. You may also submit information and tips via SwataraPolice.org. You may remain anonymous if you so desire.