Berks County man dies in Route 100 crash

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Published: Jan 26 2013 06:02:52 AM EST   Updated On: Jan 26 2013 07:21:51 AM EST
HEREFORD TWP. -

A two-vehicle crash on Route 100 has claimed the life of a 46-year-old Berks County man.

State Police said the accident occurred around 3:30 p.m. Friday when a Jeep Cherokee driven by Evan Stoudt attempted to make a left turn onto Star Road without yielding to an approaching Ford Escape. Stoudt was not wearing a seat-belt, according to police.

Stoudt was transported to Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest, where he later died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash, police said.

The driver of the other vehicle sustained moderate leg injuries and was transported to Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest.