A fatal motorcycle crash in Egg Harbor Township Saturday afternoon.

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Egg Harbor Township Police say the accident happened at about 2:35pm Saturday on the Black Horse Pike in Egg Harbor Township, near Elmwood Avenue.

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Police say the operator of the motorcycle, Joseph Seif 3rd, 46, of Galloway Township was eastbound on the road when "Seif drifted off the roadway for an unknown reason, striking a curb causing him to lose control of the motorcycle. The motorcycle overturned several times before coming to rest on the grass median."

Seif was transferred to AtlantiCare Medical Center in Atlantic City, where he was pronounced dead from his injuries.

Traffic on the Black Horse Pike was detoured for about 3 1/2 hours Saturday afternoon.

The accident remains under investigation. Police ask that anyone who may have witnessed the accident contact the Egg Harbor Twp. Police Traffic Safety Unit at (609)926-2661.

SOURCE: Egg Harbor Township Police

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