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Whitehall man dies in crash

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

A Whitehall man died in a weekend motorcycle crash on South Church Street in the township.

According to Lehigh County Deputy Coroner Gabrielle Riley, Ricky D. Steigerwalt Sr., 61, was pronounced dead 12:51 a.m. June 2 and died from multiple blunt force trauma. The crash, which occurred approximately 11:45 p.m. June 1, was ruled an accident, Riley said.

Steigerwalt was the operator of a motorcycle that struck a utility pole in the 4300 block of South Church Street.

Whitehall Township Police Department is investigating.

No other information was available at press time.