Motorcyclist Hurt in Fire Truck Crash

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    The 31-year-old victim was flown to Lehigh Valley Hospital for treatment.

    A motorcyclist is in the hospital after he was hit by a fire truck early Friday in Washington Township, Pa.

    Jarad Kulp was driving his Harley Davidson on Robin Hill Road in Berks County. He crashed into the fire truck, police say, when he turned left onto Old Route 100. The accident happened shortly after midnight.

    Kulp, of Bechtelsville, was thrown from his motorcycle. The 31-year-old was flown to Lehigh Valley Hospital for treatment.

    The driver of the fire truck, Jeffrey Reitnauer and four passengers Christopher Schaeffer, Scott Reitnauer, Joshua Schmale, and an unidentified 15-year-old were not injured.

    Motorcycle and Firetruck Collide

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    The accident happened overnight in Berks County and the motorcyclist did not escape without injury. (Published Friday, Aug. 15, 2014)

    The accident is under investigation.