PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — One man is dead after police say he crashed into a truck in Center City.
Authorities say the accident took place about 3 p.m. Saturday along the Ben Franklin Parkway near 17th street.READ MORE: Martin Luther King Drive Expected To Reopen To Vehicles In August
A 27-year-old male while riding his motorcycle was apparently performing “wheel stands” on his bike when he crashed into the rear of a truck.READ MORE: Community Recalls Memories At Historic St. Leo's Church In Tacony As Fire Crews Work To Determine What Caused Blaze
Officials say he was transported to Hahnemann University Hospital where he would later be pronounced dead.MORE NEWS: Funeral For Slain Officer, Delmar Police Cpl. Keith Heacook, To Be Held Monday
The scene is being held as police investigate the crash.