Motorcyclist killed in Altoona crash

From CDT staff reportsAugust 1, 2013 

— A Duncansville man died Wednesday morning in a car-motorcycle crash at the intersection of 24th Street and Seventh Avenue in Altoona.

City police said Gregory Daughenbaugh died at the scene after his Honda motorcycle collided with a Cadillac Escalade.

Police said the Escalade, driven by Kathleen Sweeney, of Hollidaysburg, was traveling north on 24th Street, stopped when arriving at the Seventh Avenue intersection, then moved into the intersection. The Escalade was struck on its passenger side by Daughenbaugh’s motorcycle, which was traveling west on Seventh Avenue.

A police investigation is ongoing.

Police ask anyone with information to call 949-2504.

Centre Daily Times is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service