Cheektowaga, NY (August 20, 2019) – Tuesday morning, August 20th, emergency crews were summoned to the scene of a collision on Walden Avenue, in the vicinity of Union Road in Cheektowaga. The exact time of the accident was not stated but authorities confirmed that the roadways were cleared sometime after 12:30 p.m.
According to police, the crash took place between a motorcycle and a tractor-trailer for reasons that are being investigated. The two vehicles collided which resulted in the motorcycle being thrown underneath the truck. Medical crews were quick to arrive at the scene.
The victim, who has not yet been identified, was transported to Erie County Medical Center. He was listed in critical condition. No further information was reported.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and his family at this time. We hope for a full recovery.
Motorcycle Accidents with Injuries in New York
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