Man helping motorist dies after falling from Hopewell Twp. overpass

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HOPEWELL TWP. — Police are investigating the death of a man who fell from an overpass while helping another driver on Interstate 376.

According to state police, Timothy Baclit, 41, of Beaver, had stopped to help another driver who collided with the guardrail near the Bryson Road overpass on the highway around 1:10 a.m. Sunday.

While he was helping the other driver, Baclit fell from the overpass and landed near a hillside.

Police determined at the scene that Baclit's injuries were critical and he was later pronounced dead at the scene.

As of Monday morning, the incident was still under investigation by state olice.

This article originally appeared on Beaver County Times: Man dies after falling from overpass on I-376 in Hopewell Twp.

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