Motorcyclist killed in Schuylkill Expressway crash

April 2, 2013 4:28:11 AM PDT
Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash on the Schuylkill Expressway.

The accident happened around 7:20 p.m. Monday on the eastbound lanes of I-76 near the Girard Avenue exit.

Police say the motorcyclist lost control trying to exit the expressway and crashed.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No other vehicles were involved in the accident, but traffic was backed up eastbound for miles.