Slatington man killed in crash

James White died in accident on Mountain Rd in Heidelberg Twp.

Posted: 8:18 PM EDT Jul 17, 2013   Updated: 11:48 AM EDT Jul 18, 2013

A man was killed in an accident in Lehigh County on Wednesday.

James White, 71, of Slatington, died Wednesday, the Lehigh County coroner said.

The accident happened around 6 p.m. in the 4900 block of Mountain Road, near DeLong Drive, in Washington Township.

White died of multiple traumatic injuries, according to the coroner's office. The death was ruled an accident.

Police have not yet determined what caused the crash.