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Woman killed in fall from motorcycle on I-81

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A 31-year-old woman died Wednesday after she fell from a motorcycle on Interstate 81 in Dauphin County.

State police spokesman Tom Pinkerton said the unidentified woman struck the roadway in the left southbound lane near mile marker 80 in East Hanover Township and rolled 40 feet.

The crash occurred shortly before 12:30 p.m. The reason for the fall was not immediately known.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. Police said she was wearing a non-approved helmet.

No charges were anticipated against the driver, 47-year-old Douglas Unger, of Whitehall.

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