• Man dies in Washington Township Motorcycle accident

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    BUTLER COUNTY, Pa. - Rodney Leroy Unverzagt of Hilliards, Pa., died Sunday shortly after 2 a.m. after an accident that took place in his back yard, said police.

    Unverzagt drove his motorcycle through his backyard between a pond and a ditch when he lost his footing, which caused him and his bike to slide down a ravine, according to police.

    Police said the bike flipped on top on Unverzagt, which caused major trauma and ultimately his life.

    Unverzagt was 51 years old.

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