A deadly crash shut down a busy road in Bushkill Township, Northampton County Wednesday afternoon.

The accident, involving a motorcycle and a truck, happened around 3 p.m. on Route 512 according to county officials.

The Northampton County Coroner's Office said the driver of the motorcycle, 47-year-old Richard Gower of Roseto, was killed.

Route 512 was closed from Bushkill Center Road to Broad Road for hours while officials investigated the crash.