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Coroner called to scene of second deadly accident in Berks County

Published On: Dec 05 2012 05:00:11 PM EST   Updated On: Dec 06 2012 03:52:51 PM EST

Deadly day on Richmond Township roads

RICHMOND TWP., Pa. -

The coroner has responded to another fatal accident in Richmond Township, Berks County.

It happened at Kutztown and Krause roads, near the end of the Kutztown Bypass, at around 4:36 p.m. Wednesday.

According to officials, a car was heading south on Route 222.

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They said traffic was stopped at the light at the intersection of Routes 222 and 662 and the car slammed into the back of a tractor trailer.

The top of the car was sheared off.

D. Seth Fuoti, 21, from Blandon, was killed in the crash, the coroner said.

Earlier Wednesday, a Centre Township man, 28-year-old Matthew Bortz, was killed when his motorcycle collided head-on with a tractor trailer at Park and Lenhart roads in Richmond Township.