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High Speed Accident

Tuesday, June 25, 2013

STRATTANVILLE - A Strattanville man was ejected from his vehicle in an accident in Union Township, Jefferson County.  Twenty-three year old John Mursch was traveling on state route 322 near Bowley Road when he crested the hill at a high rate of speed and lost control.  Mursch's vehicle struck a utility pole and a road sign, and then rolled multiple times.  He was flown from the scene via state MEDEVAC to UPMC Presbyterian hospital with moderate injuries.  State police suspect alcohol may have played a role in the accident.  Charges are pending further investigation.
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