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Mercer county woman killed in motorcycle accident

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A Mercer County woman is dead after the motorcycle she was riding on was struck by a car in Crawford County. 

According to reports, Tracey Mittlestadt, 47, of Hadley, Pa. was killed when a car driven by Steven Brown of Hartsotwn, Pa. struck the rear of motorcycle driven by Walter Mittlestadt, 53, also of Hadley, on U.S. 322 in Shenango Township,  Crawford County. 

Tracey was pronounced dead at the scene and Walter Mittlestadt was taken to Greenville Hospital with unknown injuries. 

Both lanes of U.S. 322 were closed for six hours while emergency crews cleared the scene. 

Meadville-based Pennsylvania State Police are continuing to investigate accident. 
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