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Girl, 14, hurt in Lancaster County buggy crash

Written by The Associated Press | Apr 7, 2014 2:13 PM

(Gordonville) -- A 14-year-old central Pennsylvania girl driving a horse and buggy has been injured in a crash involving a tractor-trailer.

Amish buggy

It happened around 7:30 a.m. this morning in Leacock Township, Lancaster County.

State police say the horse and buggy was turning left when it was struck by a tractor-trailer that was attempting to pass it on the left. The buggy spun and came to rest in a ditch.

Police said the girl suffered a cut to her head and was taken to a hospital for treatment. Her injury was not believed to be life threatening.

The tractor-trailer driver, 24-year-old Jared Kreider of Lancaster, was not injured.

The horse was killed in the crash.

Published in Lancaster, News

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