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Matthew Risell of Reading killed when motorcycle hits brick wall

Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:26:44 AM EST   Updated On: Aug 28 2013 05:21:29 AM EDT

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.