The Plymouth Township Police Department has released a statement on the traffic accident that occurred at approximately 8:45 a.m. this morning. The accident involved three vehicles at the intersection of Germantown Pike and Virginia Road in Plymouth Meeting. Three people were injured in the crash and there was one fatality.
According to police, two of the injured persons were transported by Plymouth Community Ambulance Association to Jefferson Abington Hospital. A third injured person was transported to Chestnut Hill Hospital – Tower Health by Whitemarsh Community Ambulance Association. The three people did not sustain life-threatening injuries.
The identity of the person who died as a result of this crash is not being released pending notification of the next of kin. This person was operating one of the three vehicles.
The Harmonville Fire Company and Plymouth Fire Company provided support and hazard control on the crash scene.
The Plymouth Township Police Department’s Highway Patrol Unit and the Criminal Investigations Division are investigating the cause of this fatal crash. Anyone who may have witnessed the crash is asked to contact the Plymouth Township Police Department at (610) 279-1901.