Jesse J. Snyder, 46, of Hummels Wharf, PA, suffered a medical event while operating his motor vehicle at State Route 61 north near Lowland Road on Aug. 7 at about 5:59 p.m.
“The vehicle left the roadway and ran up onto an embankment where it came to a rest,” reported Tilden Township Police Officer Peter Witman in a police release. “The victim was able to exit the vehicle, but collapsed outside of the driver’s door. Witnesses moved the patient down the embankment onto the shoulder of State Route 61.”
Witman reported that police and EMTs rendered aid to Snyder, including the use of an Automated External Defibrilator.
Snyder was transported by Hamburg EMS ground ambulance to Saint Joseph’s Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Snyder did not suffer injuries as a result of vehicle crash, reported Witman.
Hamburg Fire Company and Fire Police assisted on scene.