Grant W. Jackson Death – The identity of the Lower Pottsgrove Township man who died in a fatal weekend ATV accident in Earl Township on Saturday, July 25, has been released by the acting Berks County Coroner Jonn M. Hollenbach as Grant W. Jackson, 55.
This release was made on Monday, July 27, 2020.
The deceased was in a vehicle driven by Michael Fox, 45, of Boyertown, in the 400 block of Long Lane Road when the crash happened about 8:30 p.m.
According to investigators, Fox was driving on Long Lane Road when he lost control of the side-by-side off-road vehicle. The vehicle left the road and struck a tree and rock embankment.
Jackson was taken to Reading Hospital where he was later pronounced dead at 9:33 p.m on Saturday, by a trauma doctor, says officials.
Fox also suffered serious injuries and was taken to the hospital via ambulance.
An autopsy was scheduled for Monday night in Reading Hospital.
The crash is still under investigation.