Samuel Benshoff Car Accident:
Authorities said Samuel Benshoff, 18, of Waynesboro, died of his injuries in a traffic accident at WellSpan York Hospital on Monday night.
Preliminary investigations show that about 10:23 p.m., Benshoff was traveling west on Washington Township Boulevard near Country Club Road. Police said his vehicle collided with another vehicle traveling in the eastbound lane on Friday, January 7, 2022. According to police, the road was icy at the time of the accident.
“It is with the heaviest hearts, great sadness, dismay, and disbelief that our beloved third child Samuel Eli Douglas Benshoff, Died of severe traumatic brain injury in a tragic car accident. ,” read the family statement shared via Facebook.
“We want to repair our broken hearts while celebrating the incredible gift he has given us and the wonderful memories we share with him. We can never thank our family, friends, and people we’ve never met, in our lives as a family Our love, support, and prayers are enough to grieve and learn to live without our Samuel, now and in the toughest days ahead. We will miss him dearly.”