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Motorcyclist killed in crash with vehicle on Route 568 in Brecknock

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Published On: Oct 01 2012 02:43:53 PM CDT
Updated On: Oct 02 2012 04:20:05 AM CDT
Route 568 fatal motorcycle accident

Jon Rodriguez, 69 News

BRECKNOCK TWP., Pa. -

A man was killed after his motorcycle slammed into a vehicle in Brecknock Twp., Berks Co.

It happened a little before 3:30 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of Alleghenyville Road.

Officials say 47-year-old Brison Merritt of Mohnton died from head injuries after hitting the rear of the other vehicle.

They say Merritt was wearing a helmet.

The case is under investigation.