Fatal Pedestrian Crash
On 05/14/2020 at approximately 0907 hours, West Manchester Twp. patrol units were dispatched for a multi-vehicle accident in the area of the 400 block of Carlisle Ave. Upon arrival officers learned that there were two vehicles involved as well as a pedestrian.
The pedestrian was working at this location as part of a traffic control crew setting up work signs for a construction project. The pedestrian was struck by a south bound 2015 Ford Edge as he was removing items from the back of his work vehicle, a 2015 Nissan Van owned by his employer, Wright Contracting Inc.
The pedestrian, Joshua P. Bishop (35) of Marietta, PA died as a result of his injuries.
Anyone who may have witnessed this crash is asked to contact Ofc David Coates of the West Manchester Twp. Police Dept at 717-792-9514.