While operating his privately owned vehicle enroute to the station in response to a MVA call, Firefighter Sensenig lost control of his car and crossed the center line sideways into the oncoming lane of travel where the passenger side of his car was struck broadside by an oncoming minivan. Sensenig was killed at the scene in the crash and the reported 70 year old operator of the van was injured and transported to the hospital. While still under investigation, wet weather and road conditions were cited by authorities as possible contributing factors in the incident.
Incident Location: Fatal MVA Horseshoe Pike near Spangler Road, West Cornwall Township (USNG: 18T UK 7591 6020); Initial MVA call - PA Route 117 and Route 72 (18T UK 7797 5813)
Quentin Volunteer Fire Company
20 S Lebanon St
USNG: 18T UK 7768 5966
Quentin, Pennsylvania 17042
Chief: Stan Singer
Fatality status is provisional and may change as USFA contacts State Fire Marshals to verify fatality incident information.