A man was killed after his motorcycle slammed into a vehicle in Brecknock Twp., Berks Co.

It happened a little before 3:30 p.m. Monday in the 1200 block of Alleghenyville Road.

Officials say 47-year-old Brison Merritt of Mohnton died from head injuries after hitting the rear of the other vehicle.

They say Merritt was wearing a helmet.

The case is under investigation.