09 - 04 - 2013 Motorcyclist dies in Snyder Co. crash on Rt. 104
[DI] â A man died Tuesday night when the motorcycle he was riding crashed along Route 104 near Mitchell Road in Franklin Township, Snyder County. The crash occurred at 6:52 p.m., according to state police at Selinsgrove. Immediately following the accident, police closed north- and southbound traffic on Route 104 at the accident scene, but by 9:30, the road had been reopened, said a dispatcher at the police station. Officers were still investigating at the scene Tuesday night, he said. He could not provide further details about what might have caused the motorcycle to crash. Snyder County Coroner Bruce Hummel said he pronounced the rider dead at the scene, but declined to give the name of the deceased, and the town where he was from, pending the notification of next of kin.