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One Dead after Motorcycle Crash in Luzerne County

JACKSON TOWNSHIP —  A man is dead after motorcycle crash in Luzerne County.

Police said Shawn Murphy, 51, from Noxen in Wyoming County died when he crashed into another motorcycle on Route 29 near Shavertown.

Officials said the victim was found trapped under the motorcycle Sunday night.

Investigators believe the man turned at the last minute, and hit the sidecar on a motorcycle he was with that was carrying his wife.

Route 29 is shut down while police investigate the deadly wreck in Luzerne County.

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