Lackawanna, NY (May 25, 2020) – One woman was killed and a man injured when a motorcycle and a car collided along Route 5 in Lackawanna, according to police. The fatal accident was reported at around 8:00 p.m. on Saturday night, May 23rd.
According to officials, the driver of a motorcycle, identified as Clarence Yeager, was in a collision with a car that pulled out in front of him at a Tim Hortons restaurant. Both Yeager and his passenger, Amanda Bolstad, were transported to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.
Bolstad was pronounced deceased a short time later and Yeager’s current condition remains unknown. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Amanda Bolstad at this time. Our thoughts are with Clarence Yeager and his family in hopes of his full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
Back in 2018, reports showed that roughly 154 people were killed due to New York motorcycle accidents across the state. Accidents involving motorcycles account for about 15% of all traffic-related fatalities in the state of New York. Many more commonly result in major injuries, especially when a negligent motorist is the cause of the crash. While it can be overwhelming, it is important to know that you may have the right to be compensated for your suffering.
There are so many questions to ask when you or someone you love has been involved and injured in a serious accident. Local Accident Reports was created as a resource for accident victims throughout the United States who have sustained injuries in an accident. We provide invaluable resources and information for anyone who has been injured as a result of an accident. To obtain a complimentary copy of your police incident report, contact our local attorney.
If you were injured in an accident that you believe was caused by the careless, reckless, negligent, or intentional actions of another, you need legal guidance to ensure that your rights as an accident victim are protected from the start. Contact Local Accident Reports to be connected with a local Lackawanna personal injury attorney who has decades of experience and can answer all of your questions about your injury accident at 1-888-657-1460.
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