Crash Claims Man’s Life

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One man was killed in a crash in Schuylkill County.

It happened just before 9 p.m. on Route 209 outside Pottsville.

According to state police, Kurt Rhein, 47, was driving north when he went off the road and struck a tree.

Rhein had to be cut from the vehicle. He died at the scene.

Troopers are investigating the crash.