Seneca Nation, NY (June 19, 2020) – On Thursday afternoon, June 18th, two people were killed in a collision between a motorcycle and a vehicle, according to authorities. The fatal incident was reported in the Seneca Nation of Indians territory at around 1:40 p.m.
Officials with the Erie County Sheriff’s Office said that a motorcycle carrying two people collided with an unspecified vehicle. Emergency responders were called to the scene where the two riders of the motorcycle were pronounced deceased.
The cause of this incident remains under investigation.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the families of the victims at this time.
Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in New York
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