The (Pottsville) Republican-Herald reports ( http://bit.ly/1bVVeJQ) the accident happened Sunday afternoon in Coal Township, atop Burnside Mountain. Police say 49-year-old Gordon resident John Nemeth was driving the four-wheeler on a dirt road when he lost control and crashed.
Police say Nemeth was thrown from the vehicle, which went into the woods and flipped. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.
Information from: Pottsville Republican and Herald, http://www.republicanherald.com