Fatal Accident

On 7/23/17, Harrisburg Police responded to S. 15th & Paxton Street for a motorcycle accident.  Officer arrived and determined that the cyclist struck the abutment to the 83 bypass.  The motorcyclist, a 29 year old Steelton man, was thrown from his motorcycle after colliding with the abutment.  The cyclist was rushed to a local hospital but died several days later from his injuries. 

The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the crash is asked to contact Harrisburg Police at 717-225-3044 or submit a tip at www.hbgpd.org

Incident Date: 
Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 6:21pm

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

17-0723-055-001

Location: 

Patxon & S. 15th Street
Harrisburg, PA 17104