Two killed in weekend crashes

LOCK HAVEN – A Jersey Shore young man and a Florida motorcyclist were killed and another Jersey Shore young man was seriously injured in separate crashes on area roadways over the weekend.

Joshua Hendershot, 27, of Jersey Shore, died Sunday evening at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Hendershot was injured in a one-vehicle crash at 2:30 a.m. Sunday near 1664 Pinewoods Road in Limestone Township.

Witnesses at the crash scene reported Hendershot was ejected from his vehicle when it struck a tree. He was flown by Lifeflight to Geisinger.

State police at Montoursville investigated the crash, but an accident report was not available by press time Sunday night.

Bernard J. Demko, 55, of Ocala, Fla., died when he lost control of his 2013 Harley Davidson motorcycle while traveling east on Interstate 80 near the 189 mile marker in Greene Township, Clinton County, at 10:52 a.m. Friday.

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