NEW BERLIN – State police say it was a Selinsgrove man who died in a motorcycle/truck collision Thursday in Snyder County. Snyder County Coroner Bill Pheasant tells us, 52-year-old Dean Dorman died in the incident.
State police say the driver of the pick-up truck involved in the accident was 48-year-old Antonio Vazquez from York. The accident happened around 8 a.m. on Route 204, in Jackson Township, not far from Hollenbach Road. The road was closed for seven hours while troopers investigated.
Police say Vazquez’s truck crossed the center line and hit Dorman’s motorcycle head-on. He will be cited on a ‘Driving on Roadways Laned for Traffic’ violation. Dorman was on a 2009 Harley-Davidson Sportster motorcycle.
Assisting at the scene were fire and rescue volunteers and ambulance crews from New Berlin, Selinsgrove’s Dauntless Hook and Ladder Company, Hummels Wharf and Kratzerville.