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Girl injured in crash; BAC reported at 0.262: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

Posted 4/17/19

A 7-year-old girl from Middletown sustained minor injuries in a crash in the 1900 block of Oberlin Road at 3:46 p.m. April 9, police said.

Police reported the girl was a passenger in a car driven …

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Girl injured in crash; BAC reported at 0.262: Lower Swatara Police Roundup

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A 7-year-old girl from Middletown sustained minor injuries in a crash in the 1900 block of Oberlin Road at 3:46 p.m. April 9, police said.

Police reported the girl was a passenger in a car driven by a 41-year-old Middletown man.

The Middletown man and Adolfo Kiehl, 49, of Harrisburg, were driving in opposite directions on Oberlin Road. According to police, Kiehl’s vehicle crossed the center line.

The girl was treated at the scene, and police said Kiehl was transported to the hospital for treatment.

Kiehl was cited with driving while operating privileges are suspended or revoked, limitations on driving on left side of the road, careless driving and disregarding the traffic lane.

Affidavit: Man’s BAC was 0.262

A Mechanicsburg man faces DUI charges after police responded to a report of an intoxicated person at Zeeks gas station on South Eisenhower Boulevard at 9:17 p.m. March 25, according to the affidavit filed with District Judge Michael J. Smith.

The affidavit stated the blood-alcohol content of Randy Hunsberger, 42, was 0.262 percent.

Hunsberger’s vehicle was parked in front of the gas pumps, police said, and officers found him inside the store in a booth. He allegedly told police that he had a pint of rum several hours prior.

He was transported to the hospital where a blood draw was taken. The affidavit reported his blood-alcohol content level at 0.262 percent.

He has also been charged with public drunkenness.

His preliminary hearing has been scheduled for May 15.

Man cited after March crash

A Middletown man has been cited for a head-on car crash on South Eisenhower Boulevard at the Pennsylvania Turnpike at 12:49 p.m. March 27.

David Gilbert, 79, has been cited with disregarding the traffic lane.

Police said Gilbert’s vehicle struck a 20-year-old Harrisburg man’s car. Gilbert was trapped and had to be extricated. Both drivers were transported to the hospital for evaluation.