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Bicycle rider struck and killed by box truck

Published On: Aug 14 2014 10:57:26 PM EDT   Updated On: Aug 15 2014 06:24:51 AM EDT
Pa state police car

The death of a 33-year-old Sellersville man has been ruled an accident, after police say he was struck by a box truck while riding his bicycle.

The man, identified as Scott W. Wolfe, was pronounced dead at 12:43 p.m. Tuesday at St. Luke's Hospital in Bethlehem.

After an autopsy performed by the Lehigh County coroner's office, the cause of death was attributed to multiple blunt force trauma.


The coroner ruled the death an accident.

Police said the accident occurred on Sunday at approximately 3:45 a.m. on Route 313 at Old Bethlehem Rd, in East Rock Township in Bucks County.

Wolfe was riding a bicycle when he was struck by the box truck, police said.

The Lehigh County coroner's office and the PA State Police are conducting the investigation.