Posted on Saturday, June 22nd, 2019 at 12:35 am
Duanesburg, NY (June 21, 2019) – A collision between a motorcyclist and a car has police investigating as of Friday, June 21st. Authorities stated that the crash occurred Batter Street in the town of Duanesburg at an unspecified time.
According to local police, Timothy Rote, 33, was traveling west along Batter Street with one passenger on a motorcycle as another vehicle was traveling in the opposite lane. The other vehicle was reported to have attempted a left turn in front of the motorcycle, subsequently resulting in a collision.
Emergency medical crews were dispatched to the scene along with police, where they confirmed that both parties on the motorcycle suffered injuries. Rote was immediately airlifted to Albany Medical Center, while his passenger, identified as Barbara Wallach, 32, was transported via ground ambulance. Their conditions have not been reported at this time.
Currently, no charges have been filed but the investigation into this incident is ongoing.
Motorcycle Accidents in New York
Our most genuinely heartfelt sympathies are extended to both injured parties, first and foremost. We preserve our sincerest hopes for their full recoveries from all injuries at this time. Motorcycle accidents in New York are often seriously injurious or fatal, as there is very little protection in place for riders and their passengers at the time of impact. While it may be tremendously challenging, it is imperative that victims understand that they may have substantial rights moving forward.
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