Posted on Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 at 8:52 pm
A teenager was killed in a two-vehicle accident in Clay Township on August 5, as reported by LancasterOnline on Monday, August 12.
According to police reports, the accident happened on August 5 when Dakota “Cody” Stephan Schnettler’s vehicle slammed into another vehicle before striking a tree at around 1 p.m. in 100 Block of Mount Airy Road. Police said the two vehicles were both heading east when the accident occurred.
Schnettler and his 17-year-old passenger were both transported to a nearby hospital after sustaining injuries. Schnettler, 18, later died in the hospital due to serious injuries he sustained from the crash. The driver of the other vehicle sustained minor injuries and was also brought to the hospital.
Police said they are currently investigating the accident scene.