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Motorcycle crash takes life of 23-year-old Dayton man


McCalmont Township, PA – Police are now releasing the name of the man who was fatally injured last weekend when his motorcycle ran into a utility pole in Jefferson County.

23-year-old Michael Schrecengost Jr. from Dayton had been riding his Kawasaki ZX636-C along Panic Knoxdale Road in McCalmont Township around 5:50 p.m. last Saturday, Nov. 21.

For unknow reasons, he had to apply his brakes, leaving nearly 100 feet of skid marks before losing control, exiting the roadway, going through a small grassy field, and striking a utility pole.

Schrecengost was taken via LifeFlight for severe injuries, but he unfortunately passed away while being flown to the hospital.

There is no word yet on the funeral arrangements.

Click Here to read the online police report.