Constantia, NY (July 8, 2020) – On Tuesday evening, July 7th, two people identified as Brian J. Zepp, 48, and Lori S. Zepp, 55, both of Syracuse, were involved in a fatal motorcycle collision with another vehicle. The accident took place on NY 49 at around 7:01 p.m.
According to officers, the two victims were riding a 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle westbound when the driver of a 2019 pickup truck, identified as Carl T. Macrina, 31, of Mohawk, turned in front of them. Both parties were ejected from the motorcycle and emergency crews were dispatched to the scene.
Lori Zepp was taken to Upstate University Hospital where she was pronounced deceased a short time later. Brian Zepp was airlifted to Upstate University Hospital in critical condition where he succumbed to his injuries the following day.
Macrina was uninjured in the incident which remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of Brian J. Zepp and Lori S. Zepp at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in New York
In 2018, at least 154 people died during New York motorcycle accidents across the state. According to official reports, collisions involving motorcycles account for approximately 15% of all auto-related fatalities in New York. Motorcycle accidents are known to be catastrophic, particularly when a distracted or otherwise negligent operator is involved. Before anything else, it is essential for victims and their loved ones to know that they may have substantial rights after any such incident.
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