Twenty nine year old Heather Torres died last evening as a result of injuries she sustained in this accident. The Dauphin County Coroner has ruled that this death was accidental and caused by fresh water drowning. The Swatara Township Police Department extends our sincerest condolences to the family.
On Monday, July 13, 2020 at approximately 2:01 p.m. the Swatara Township Police, Fire / Rescue and Life Team EMS were dispatched to the area of 206 Oakleigh Avenue for an unconscious person found lying in the creek. Upon their arrival Swatara Officers found and removed a 29 year old female from the creek at which time they immediately began providing emergency medical care pending the arrival of the Fire and EMS units. At this time there does not appear to be any indication of foul play or criminal activity. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Swatara Police Special Investigations Section at 717-564-2550.