Motorcyclist killed after hitting pothole in Penn's Landing

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- A motorcyclist was killed after a crash involving a pothole in Penn's Landing.

Pennsylvania State Police say it happened around 5:25 p.m. Saturday on northbound I-95 under the Ben Franklin Bridge.

Investigators say the biker lost control after hitting a pothole then a guardrail.

The 23-year-old victim from Collegeville, Pa. was taken to the hospital with severe head injuries.

Authorities say he later died of his injuries.

His identity has not been released.

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Motorcyclist crashes after hitting pothole in Penn's Landing. Walter Perez reports during Action News at 11 p.m. on May 5, 2018.


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