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LEWIS TOWNSHIP — State police are investigating a deadly crash in Northumberland County.

Troopers said James Keener, 54, of Watsontown lost control of his Jeep on Koch Road near Turbotville around 1 a.m. Sunday.

According to investigators, his Jeep went off the road, hit an embankment and a utility pole before rolling over back into the road.

State police said Keener was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.