Motorcyclist Dead After Crash

By Nick Hughes |

Published 08/09 2014 08:52AM

Updated 08/09 2014 02:35PM

Rush Township, Schuylkill County- A man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Schuylkill County on August 8th.

Police say 28-year-old Zachary Hess of Brockton lost control of his motorcycle on Lafayette Avenue in Rush Township.

The Schuylkill County Communications Center tells Eyewitness News that Hess died in that crash.

Witnesses told police they saw sparks coming from the motorcycle before the wreck.

Police say Hess was not wearing a helmet, and the crash remains under investigation.

Copyright 2015 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.