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Car plows into Coplay building; driver killed

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 02 2013 06:08:05 AM CDT
Updated On: Apr 02 2013 12:18:51 PM CDT

Man killed when car hits building

COPLAY, Pa. -

The impact of a car that crashed into a building in Lehigh County has killed the driver, and the death appears to be intentional.

It happened Monday night around 10 in the 300 Block of Cherry Street at the American Club of Coplay.

The Lehigh County coroner's office said the death of 41-year-old Jeffrey Schwartz of 5045 Fox Dale Drive in Whitehall,, was ruled a suicide.

Schwartz was originally taken to Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, where he was pronounced dead at 12:31 a.m Tuesday.

The accident remains under investigation.