John Penrod died after being thrown from his motorcycle.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

ARMSTRONG COUNTY (KDKA) — A 46-year-old Butler man died in a motorcycle crash in Armstrong County on Sunday.

The coroner says 46-year-old John Penrod’s bike went off the road, through a yard, and overturned in Parker City late on Sunday afternoon.

He was thrown from the motorcycle and died at the scene.

Police say that speed and alcohol likely played a role.

They are investigating.