ROSTRAVER, Pa. (KDKA) – A motorcyclist had to evacuated by helicopter after a crash in Westmoreland County.

According to the Rostraver Central Fire Department on Facebook, the accident was a Class 1 accident, indicating that it was potentially life threatening.

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The incident happened on the 1500 block of Rostraver Road. First responders said LifeFlight arrived to transport the patient to a trauma center.

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(Photo Credit: Rostraver Central Fire Department/Facebook)

The fire department said at the time that Rostraver Road was restricted between Gardenia Drive and Piersol Road due to the crash.

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They have not said what caused the accident.