18 Year old pronounced dead following Chambersburg area crash on Wednesday

27 November 2023- An 18 year old was pronounced deceased following a Wednesday night crash on Wayne Road. Emergency services were initially dispatched just after 10:30pm on November 22nd to the area near the 4600 block of Wayne Road, Guilford Township, for a severe vehicle collision.

Police say that a gold Honda Civic, driven by Logan Gilbert, was traveling north on Wayne Road while a Jeep Renegade was traveling southbound on the same route. Police do not say why, but Gilbert’s Civic left its lane of travel and struck the oncoming vehicle head on.

Franklin Fire and numerous EMS companies from Fayetteville, Chambersburg, and Marion extricated Gilbert. He was subsequently flown to York Hospital for his injuries but was later pronounced deceased at the hospital. Gilbert’s passenger was also flown to York and was later determined to have severe bruising and a broken wrist.

The driver of the Jeep Renegade was transported by Fayetteville EMS to Meritus Hospital for injuries. They were found to have a sprained ankle and sever bruising.