Coroner called to motorcycle accident in Bethel

Posted: 6:11 AM EST Dec 24, 2013   Updated: 11:35 PM EDT Sep 09, 2013
BETHEL TWP., Pa. -

A motorcyclist is dead after police say he lost control of his bike in Bethel Township.

It happened around 5:30 Monday afternoon on Route 183 near Route 419.

Police say the rider, who was in his 60s, lost control while going around a curve in the road.

They also say another motorcyclist suffered minor injuries when he crashed in the traffic backup caused by the accident.