Renovo man dies in motorcycle crash

RENOVO – A 55-year-old man has died of injuries he suffered in a motorcycle crash that occurred in the 700 block of Ontario Avenue late Sunday afternoon, according to state police.

Gary D. Stewart, of 630 Pennsylvania Ave., died Monday at Geisinger Medical Center in Danville, police said.

Stewart lost control of the cycle after braking and hitting a pothole in the roadway, Trooper Timothy Eiler said.

Stewart, who was not wearing a helmet, fell off the cycle after it struck the side of a parked pickup truck, Eiler said. The vehicle struck a second parked vehicle and then landed on its side, he added.