SEWICKLEY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – A man died after being swept into a storm pipe in Herminie.

The man was identified Sunday as 38-year-old Nathan D. Roth.

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According to Sewickley Township Supervisor Brian Merdian, Roth was attempting to free up a blockage on his property on Clay Pike Road around 5:30 p.m. and was swept into the current.

First responders located his body within minutes.

He said the area has been hit hard by rain in the past few days.

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