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Coroner identifies man killed in Northampton County motorcycle wreck

Published On: Jul 28 2013 05:20:00 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 28 2013 07:37:57 AM EDT

Fatal Motorcycle Accident in Glendon


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.