By: KDKA-TV News Staff
HEMPFIELD TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A single vehicle crash in Hempfield Township resulted in the death of a 19-year old man from Florida early Sunday morning.READ MORE: Frick Park Bridge Collapse: 10 People Injured, 4 Sent To Hospital
The Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office released information about the crash, saying that 19-year old Michael Schiff, of Florida, was killed in a crash along Route 30 around 1:00 a.m. on Sunday.READ MORE: At Site Of Pittsburgh Bridge Collapse, President Joe Biden Promises To 'Fix Them All'
Schiff was driving a car with no passengers when his vehicle crossed over the center barrier of the roadway, across opposite lanes of traffic, and crashed into the corner of a building, before stopping on its rooftop.
Schiff was pronounced dead at the scene.MORE NEWS: Investigation Begins Into Cause Of Pittsburgh Bridge Collapse While Rebuilding Could Take Nearly 2 Years
The coroner’s office says that is believed that speed was a factor in the crash.