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Coroner identifies man killed in Northampton County motorcycle wreck

By Jamie Peter, WFMZ.com Reporter, JPeter@wfmz.com
Published On: Jul 28 2013 04:20:00 AM CDT
Updated On: Jul 28 2013 06:37:57 AM CDT

Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Glendon

GLENDON, Pa. -

One person has died following a motorcycle crash.

The crash happened just after 10 p.m. Friday on Island Park Road in Glendon, Northampton County, communications officials said.

The coroner has identified the victim as 35-year-old Kenneth Rupp of Freemansburg.

The coroner says Rupp crashed after losing control of the motorcycle. The death has been ruled accidental. The cause of death is attributed to multiple traumatic injuries.

The crash happened near the Island Park Road Auction House.  Island Park Road runs along the Lehigh River north of Interstate 78.  It's just just east of the Route 33 exit.