Posted on Saturday, June 15th, 2019 at 8:08 pm
Redfield, NY (June 15, 2019) – On Sunday, around 7:12 p.m., a fatal motorcycle accident took place on County Route 27 that took one life.
The Oswego County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the scene of the accident, where they found that a Harley-Davidson motorcycle had been traveling northbound, where it ended up crashing as it drove off the side of the road.
The driver was identified as 70-year-old Paul Johnson, who was injured and taken to the hospital. The female passenger was identified as 60-year-old Deborah Richards, who was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident.
Police are not sure of what circumstances led up to the accident but they continue to investigate at this time.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
We would like to take a moment to extend our sincere condolences to the family and friends of the motorcyclist whose life was taken in this serious accident. Motorcycle accidents are 37 times more likely to be fatal than any other types of accidents on our roadways. If you have lost somebody you love in a New York motorcycle accident, you have many rights during this challenging time.
At Hach & Rose, our attorneys would like you to understand how essential it is to have experienced attorneys on your side to help you through this difficult time. You and your family might be feeling confused and need a compassionate voice on your side through it all as the bills continue to pile up against you. We are here 24/7 to answer any questions you might have. Please reach out to us for more information at 212-779-0057.
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