Palmyra, NY (September 4, 2019) – A motorcyclist was tragically pronounced dead after a collision with another vehicle in the town of Palmyra. The fatal accident took place at an unspecified time along State Route 31 on Tuesday, September 3rd.
According to police, Jake Thygesen, 24, was traveling on Route 31 when he approached the intersection with Vienna Street. Deputies stated that Thygesen struck a vehicle head-on that was attempting to make a left turn onto Vienna Street.
Emergency medical technicians were promptly dispatched to the scene where they sadly pronounced the victim deceased. The driver of the other vehicle remained at the accident site and was ultimately treated and released.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Jake Thygesen at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in New York
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