Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Fatal MVA

Tuesday, July 30, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Police said a fatal motor vehicle accident happened the afternoon of July 24, and they are seeking additional witnesses.

Around 12:24 p.m., officers responded to an accident reported at Stefko Boulevard and Glenwood Street between a Toyota RAV 4 and a motorcycle.

The operator of the Toyota was uninjured. The operator of the motorcycle suffered critical injuries. He was treated at the scene by city rescue personnel and transported to St. Lukes Hospital in Fountain Hill, where he succumbed to his injuries. The death is under investigation by the Lehigh County Coroner’s office.

The Bethlehem Police Department Major Accident Reconstruction Team (M.A.R.T) and the Traffic Unit are investigating the accident.

Anyone who may of witnessed this accident or has any information about it is asked to contact M.A.R.T. Officer Matthew Vanic at the Bethlehem Police Department, 610-865-7000, or the Traffic Unit at the same number.