One killed in Monroe Co. during severe thunderstorm

Picture sent in by a Monroe County resident of Tuesday's storm damage.

A man was killed in Chestnuthill Township Tuesday during the powerful thunderstorm that hit our area.

State Police say Matthew Ryan, 31, of Kunkletown, was driving west bound on Jonas Road around 4 p.m.

That's when they say a tree fell on top of Ryan's 2016 Suburu Impreza.

Official say Ryan's car continued for about 100 feet until coming to a rest.

Ryan's roof collapsed from the tree impact and was pronounced dead on scene, according to the coroner.

PSP in Fern Ridge says he was wearing a seat belt.

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