Dillsburg-area man dies four days after motorcycle crash

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A Franklin Township man died days after crashing his motorcycle. 

The York County Coroner's office said in a news release that 48-year-old John Kauffman was pronounced dead at York Hospital about 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 19.

Kauffman had been traveling north on Route 194 when he crashed Friday, March 15, while attempting to negotiate a right curve near the intersection of East Lake Meade Road on the border of York and Adams counties, according to the coroner's office.

The crash happened just before midnight.

Kauffman, who was not wearing a helmet, was flown to York Hospital with severe head injuries.

He succumbed to his injuries Tuesday morning.

His cause of death is multiple blunt-force head injuries, with the manner accidental.