Cumberland County Sheriff SUV involved in head on crash

South Middleton Township, PA – Pennsylvania State Police report a head on crash involving a Cumberland County Sheriff Monday, 15 April 2024, at approximately 6:03 p.m.

Unit 1 was traveling west on West Trindle Road, passing its intersection with Horners Road, South Middleton Township, Cumberland County PA. Unit 2 was traveling east on West Trindle Road. Unit 1 is a marked Cumberland County Sheriff unit, Unit 2 is a Honda SUV.

Unit 1, while operating emergency lights and sirens, attempted to pass other vehicles westbound. Unit 1 entered the eastbound lane and struck Unit 2 head on. Operator 1 was transported to UPMC Carlisle for minor injuries. Operator 2 was transported to Penn State Holy Spirit for non-life threatening injuries.

This crash is currently under investigation. PSP crash reconstruction unit and forensic service unit assisted at the scene. As of 8:50 p.m, Trindle Rd. was reopened.