One Person Dead in Overnight Motorcycle Crash

By WTAJ News

Published 08/21 2014 04:29AM

Updated 08/21 2014 02:10PM

JUNIATA TOWNSHIP, BLAIR COUNTY - One person died in an overnight motorcycle crash.

Blair County Coroner's office identified the driver as Troy Shaw, 30 of Duncansville, PA

The call came in just after 2:30 am on Thursday morning.

It happened on Old Route 220 in Juniata Township.

That's right by the Blair and Cambria County line.

State police say Shaw lost control, and traveled 160 feet across a grass median before striking a stop sign.

The victim was taken to UPMC Altoona where he later died from his injuries.

State police are continuing to investigate.

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