BUTLER (KDKA) — City of Butler Police are investigating after a pickup truck slammed into a building overnight claiming the life of one man.
Police say 31-year-old Matthew Aaron Scott of Butler was traveling north on Hansen Avenue around 3 a.m. when he jumped a traffic island and careened into a vacant building.
Scott was pronounced dead at Butler Memorial Hospital.
Police say the pickup truck Scott was driving was totaled in the crash.
Meanwhile, the building has substantial damage.
A side wall collapsed during initial repairs.
The building had recently been put up for sale and the owner was unsure how long repairs would take.