33-Year-Old Man Dies Following Early Morning Motorcycle Crash In Jamestown


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JAMESTOWN – Police have identified the 33-year-old man killed in Friday morning’s fatal accident in Jamestown.











The Jamestown Police Department says Felix Figueroa-Torres died after he was ejected from his motorcycle while riding his bike westbound on Newland Avenue near Colfax Street.

Police say Figueroa-Torres collided with a Ford sedan traveling east around 5:45 a.m.







Angela Daley, Figueroa-Torres’s cousin, tells WNY News Now that the loss is very rough for his family.

“We lost his brother three months ago,” said Daley in an email to our newsroom. “This is rough for us.”





















Police Captain Robert Samuelson tells us the investigation is ongoing, however preliminarily he doesn’t expect charges will be lodged against the sedan’s driver.

Newland Avenue was closed between Colfax Street and Chautauqua Avenue while investigators worked the scene.

The Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office Accident Reconstruction team assisted Jamestown Police with the investigation. The Jamestown Fire Department and city EMS crews also responded.

Newland Avenue was closed between Colfax Street and Chautauqua Avenue while investigators worked the scene.

 

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