PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Emergency responders were on the scene of a motorcycle accident near Schenley Park.
The accident happened before 6 p.m. at Schenley Park’s Anderson Playground near Panther Hollow Road.READ MORE: Pool At Lt. Governor's Residence Will Once Again Be Used To Teach Kids To Swim
Officials say a 52-year-old male on a motorcycle hit a tree and was fatally injured.
An EMT and doctor were also on the scene shortly after the crash.
KDKA talked to one man who witnessed the whole thing.READ MORE: Stalemate Breaks On To-Go Mixed Drinks For Pennsylvania Bars, Restaurants
“I was on my way home from class and a man came up on his motorcycle, jumped the median, hit the grass bank and then hit a tree and came across the road and almost hit me,” said Zach Fogel.
Police say it appeared the man was speeding.
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