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Fayette County man seriously hurt in UTV crash

Renatta Signorini
| Monday, Oct. 2, 2017, 10:07 a.m.

A Fayette County man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash last week in Dunbar Township, according to state police.

Ryan D. Shaffer, 32, of Dunbar, was traveling east on Cow Rock Road at 7 p.m. Wednesday and crossed the center line to pass a vehicle in front of him when he struck an embankment on the left side of the road, police said. The side-by-side vehicle he was driving rolled over three times and Shaffer was ejected. He was flown by medical helicopter to UPMC Presbyterian for treatment of a head injury, police said.

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Renatta Signorini is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach her at 724-837-5374, or via Twitter @byrenatta.

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