Buffalo, NY (June 9, 2020) – A motorcycle accident that left one man in critical condition is currently under investigation by the Buffalo Police Department. The crash was reported along Route 5 near Tift Street at around 3:00 p.m. on Monday, June 8th.
According to authorities, a 24-year-old man from Lackawanna collided with at least one other vehicle while approaching the area. Emergency crews arrived at the scene where the victim was located about 130 feet from the crash site.
The rider was transported to a local hospital with critical injuries. No charges have been filed at this time. BPD officers continue to investigate the incident.
Our thoughts are with the victim and his family at this time. We hope for his full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
In 2018, 154 people were killed in New York motorcycle accidents across the state, according to official reports. Collisions involving motorcycles account for roughly 15% of all traffic-related fatalities throughout New York state. Many such accidents result in severe injuries, especially when a negligent party is the cause of the crash. Although it can be overwhelming, it is crucial to know that you may have substantial rights after suffering due to someone else’s negligence.
Victims and their families often have many questions after devastating and unexpected accidents. In many cases, victims are left with overwhelming pain that negatively impacts their health and wellbeing. Our team at Local Accident Reports understands the challenges victims face, mentally, physically, and financially, as they begin the recovery process. For this reason, our team provides invaluable resources and information to anyone who has been injured in an accident as a result of another person’s actions.
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