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One man dead after crashing into barn

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Apr 15 2013 02:36:15 PM CDT
Updated On: Apr 15 2013 04:38:44 AM CDT

Fatal Berks Crash

COLEBROOKEDALE TWP. -

One man is dead after crashing his car into a barn in Berks County.

Officials say 32-year-old James A. Schafer of Gilbertsville died from blunt force trauma early Sunday morning. The incident happened just before 3 a.m.  

According to police,  Schafer failed to negotiate a turn in the 400 block of West Philadelphia Ave in Colebrookdale Township.

He then lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a barn. 

Officials say the accident is still under investigation.