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Matthew Risell of Reading killed when motorcycle hits brick wall

By 69 News, (follow: @69news), news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 27 2013 12:26:05 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 28 2013 04:21:29 AM CDT

Fatal motorcycle accident

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP., Pa. -

One man was killed Tuesday afternoon when the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a brick wall.

The Lehigh County coroner said 31-year-old Matthew Risell of Orchard View Road in Reading died at 1:47 p.m. of multiple blunt force injuries.

The accident happened in a parking lot on Windsor Drive in Upper Macungie Township.

Risell was riding his bike when, for an unknown reason, it crashed into a brick wall.