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January 21, 2013

Bedford County man dies in I-99 crash - 01/22

IMLER, Pa. — An 82-year-old Bedford County man was killed Sunday afternoon when he was ejected from his vehicle along Interstate 99 in Kimmel Township, according to Pennsylvania State Police.

Orville S. Ickes of Imler was pronounced dead at the scene of the 1:50 p.m. crash. Police are still investigating the cause.

Ickes was driving a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt at a high rate of speed when he passed two vehicles, lost control and struck an embankment in the median head-on, police said. The car then rolled over, traveled on its side and ended up along the left lane of the interstate.

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