PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A motorcyclist was killed Friday when he was hit by an SUV.

It happened around 3:15 p.m. on Ligonier Street in Latrobe.

Police say 42-year-old Charles Bancroft was riding a motorcycle north on the street when a Ford Explorer hit him from behind.

Bancroft was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. He was not wearing a helmet.

An autopsy is scheduled for today.

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