Carolyn Fleegle

Pleasantville Man Killed in Perry County Crash

by Carolyn Fleegle on August 13, 2010 at 6:31 am

The Lancaster Post of the State Highway Patrol is investigating a one vehicle fatal accident near High Point Road in Perry County.

It happened around 11p.m. Thursday on State Route 188.

The Patrol reports that 28-year-old Robert Kimmel of Pleasantville was driving east on State Route 188 when he drove off the right side of the roadway and struck a tree head on.

Authorities say Kimmel was taken to Fairfield Medical Center where he later died.

The Patrol says he was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.