Authorities ID Muhlenberg Twp. man killed in crash on Route 61

MUHLENBERG TWP., Pa. – Authorities have recognized a person killed in a crash on Route 61 in Berks County Thursday.

Jeffrey Jackson, 75, of Muhlenberg Township, died within the two-vehicle crash. The trigger and method of his loss of life are pending outcomes of an post-mortem, which is scheduled for Monday. 

Two autos have been concerned within the wreck shortly earlier than 11:30 a.m. Thursday within the northbound lanes in Muhlenberg Township, police advised 69 Information on scene. One of many autos rolled a number of instances and the driving force, Jackson, was ejected, police mentioned. 

Route 61 was closed between George Avenue and Bellevue Avenue for hours.

Police didn’t say what could have led to the crash or if the opposite driver concerned was damage.

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