PARKS TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A motorcyclist died Friday evening after a crash in Armstrong County.
It happened around 8:15 p.m. at Dime Road and Gravel Bar Road in Parks Township.READ MORE: Man Shot, Killed While Driving For Uber In Pittsburgh Remembered For His 'Big Smile'
According to the Armstrong County coroner’s office, 21-year-old Alec D. Miller, of North Apollo, was traveling north on a 2018 Husqvarna motorcycle when he went off the road and struck an embankment.READ MORE: Former Steelers WR Ryan Switzer Says Son Is Moving From ICU After COVID-19 Diagnosis, Surgery
Miller was thrown from his motorcycle and pronounced dead at the scene.
The coroner’s office says it’s unclear if Miller was wearing a helmet.MORE NEWS: Suspect Sentenced To 20-40 Years In Prison For Fineview Shooting
Speed is believed to have been a factor in the accident.