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Fatal Rush Twp. ATV Accident

State police in Centre County say a Tyrone man was killed in an ATV crash earlier this week in Rush Township.

Troopers say on the afternoon of Aug. 28, police were dispatched to a private property, located along the 300 block of Pump Station Lane.

Investigators say the victim, identified as 57-year-old John Markel, was reportedly riding the ATV when it left the trail and crashed.

Police say Markel was transported to Clearfield Hospital where he later passed away.

No further details of the investigation were provided.

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