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West Deer motorcyclist killed in wreck on Saxonburg Boulevard |

West Deer motorcyclist killed in wreck on Saxonburg Boulevard

| Sunday, October 21, 2007 12:00 p.m

A West Deer man was killed Saturday morning in a motorcycle crash on Saxonburg Boulevard, the Allegheny County Medical Examiner’s Office said.

Richard Lutty, 59, was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash, which occurred about 11:30 a.m. near the 2200 block of Saxonburg Boulevard in West Deer. An autopsy is scheduled for today.

West Deer Police said Lutty, who was wearing a helmet, was driving north on Saxonburg Boulevard when he lost control of his motorcycle. It slid into oncoming traffic and collided with a van. Two people in the van were not injured.

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