Slatington area man dies in accident
A one-car accident Sunday claimed the life of a 21-year-old Slatington area man.
Shawn S. Williams, of 3554 Oak Ridge Drive, Washington Township, was pronounced dead at 10:14 p.m. at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest.
Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim said Williams died of blunt force enjuries. He ruled the manner of death an accident.
The crash happened at about 4:02 p.m. Sunday on Mountain Road, about a mile west of Rextown Road in Washington Township.
Williams was the operator of a motor vehicle which struck and embankment and then rolled over, police said.
State Police from Bethlehem barracks and the Lehigh County Coroner's officer are conducting the investigation.