CONEMAUGH TWP. (KDKA) — A man is dead after crashing into a tree in Conemaugh Township on Saturday.
It happened around 6:30 a.m. on Tunnelton Road near Auen Road.
Police say 57-year-old Ruel Root was driving south on Tunnelton Road when he left the roadway and struck a tree.
Root was not wearing a seat belt. He was pronounced dead at UPMC Presbyterian.
It is not known what circumstances led to the crash.