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Man dies after colliding with elk
Updated: Tuesday, August 20 2013, 05:02 PM EDT
Man was riding motorcycle when collision occurred
By Marc Stempka
BENEZETTE TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- An Elk County man was killed after he collided with an elk while on his motorcycle Tuesday morning.
The accident happened on Route 555 west of Gray Hill Road in Benezette Township around 6 a.m., state police said.
Police said Alvin Shutters, Jr., 52, of Weedville, was killed after he collided with the elk.
Shutters died at the scene, police said.