One man dead after crashing into barn

Posted: 3:36 PM EDT Apr 15, 2013   Updated: 5:38 AM EDT Apr 15, 2013

One man is dead after crashing his car into a barn in Berks County.

Officials say 32-year-old James A. Schafer of Gilbertsville died from blunt force trauma early Sunday morning. The incident happened just before 3 a.m.  

According to police,  Schafer failed to negotiate a turn in the 400 block of West Philadelphia Ave in Colebrookdale Township.

He then lost control of his vehicle and crashed into a barn. 

Officials say the accident is still under investigation.