Julian Rodriguez Death – Cause of Death – Julian Rodriguez, 21, of Puerto Rico, was identified as the victim who died after a police chase across multiple counties that ended with an accident in Berks County. According to authorities, the incident happened on Tuesday, 7th of December 2021 around 12:30 a.m. on Interstate 78 at Exit 40 in Greenwich Township. He was pronounced dead just before 2 a.m. Tuesday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest.
Authorities reported that the pursuit that started on the ramp from Route 33 South to I-78 West in Lower Saucon Township, Northampton County, and spanned into neighboring Lehigh then Berks counties. The long pursuit ended after the crash around 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday.
The police said on Thursday, 9th of December 2021 that Rodriguez’s cause and manner of death are pending further investigation. State police and the coroner’s office are investigating.