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Sunday, June 17, 2012, 10:24 a.m.
A Butler man was killed early today after the motorcycle he was driving crashed into a tree, state police said. Benjamin Brown, 29, of Butler was traveling on state highway 138 in Clay Township around 1:55 a.m. when he lost control of the 2000 Harley-Davidson Road King, troopers said. The accident occurred near Euclid Road. While trying to turn left, Brown laid down the bike, which ran off the road into a tree. Police said Brown was not wearing a helmet and died at the scene.
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