North Bay Shore, NY (May 8, 2020) – A man who has been identified as Michael Joya, 31, of Bay Shore was killed after his motorcycle collided with a vehicle on Thursday night, May 7th. The fatal accident was reported along Ohio Avenue, in the vicinity of Delaware Ave at around 9:30 p.m.
According to officials, Joya collided with a red Ford Mustang and was thrown to the ground due to the impact. Emergency crews arrived at the scene and Joya was transported to Southside Hospital. He was pronounced deceased a short time later.
The operator of the Mustang did not suffer any injuries in the collision and no further details were reported. The cause of this accident is under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of Michael Joya at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in New York
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