Southeastern PA

Pottstown man ID'd as victim of fatal accident on Route 100

Deadly wreck

DOUGLASS TWP., Pa. - A Pottstown man was killed when his motorcycle and a car collided in Montgomery County on Saturday.

The accident happened around 2:45 p.m. on Route 100 at Rick Road in Douglass Township. Both the motorcycle and car burst into the flames.

Robert Gatchel, 37, died of multiple injuries and burns he suffered in the accident, officials said.


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