GILPIN TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person is dead following a motorcycle crash Friday morning in Armstrong County.
According to PennDOT, the crash happened along State Route 66 in Gilpin Township.READ MORE: Live Winter Storm Tracker: Snow Now Expected To Reach 6-12 Inches In Pittsburgh
Investigators say 55-year-old Ronald Mego, of Leechburg, was driving his 2001 Harley Davidson around 6:30 a.m. when he veered off the road, hit a utility pole and fire hydrant and was thrown off of his motorcycle.READ MORE: Pittsburgh Weather: The Snow Has Arrived
PennDOT closed down the road in both directions between Airport Road in Gilpin Township and Grant Street in Leechburg for investigation and cleanup. It has since reopened.
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Mego died at the scene.MORE NEWS: 'Stay Home If You Can': Wolf Administration Urges Pennsylvanians To Stay Off Roads
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