By CBS3 Staff

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Police are investigating a fatal accident involving a motorcycle on Kelly Drive. The crash happened at Kelly Drive and Midvale Avenue around 5:30 p.m.

Police say Vasyl Gnpiuk, of the 300 block of West Sedgley Avenue, was driving a motorcycle southbound on Kelly Drive when he lost control of his motorcycle, hit a guard rail and then went into oncoming traffic striking a car head on.

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The man was transported to Temple University hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The identity of the motorcyclist is unknown at this time.

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Kelly Drive is currently shut down in both directions.

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