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Bucks County man killed in motorcycle crash

Published On: May 19 2014 11:46:06 AM EDT   Updated On: May 20 2014 07:24:01 AM EDT
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A Bucks County man died Sunday of injuries he suffered in a motorcycle crash the day before.

According to Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim, 24-year-old Shane Rhoades of Riegelsville died Sunday around 7:30 p.m. at St. Luke's Hospital-Fountain Hill.

He died of blunt force trauma due to injuries from a motorcycle accident Saturday at 8 p.m. on Easton Road in Riegelsville.


Grim said Rhoades was operating the motorcycle, which hit a guardrail.

According to state police, Rhoades was not wearing a helmet, and was suspected to be under the influence of alcohol.