Police Provide Update In Serious Motorcycle Crash That Snarled Traffic

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LAKEWOOD – Police are providing an update on a serious motorcycle crash that snarled up traffic along a busy stretch of roadway in Lakewood last weekend.

On Saturday at around 11:30 a.m., Lakewood-Busti Police Department and Lakewood Fire Department responded to a car vs. motorcycle accident at the intersection of E. Fairmount Ave and Fairdale Ave. near the Walmart.

After investigation, it was determined that a motorcycle traveling east on E. Fairmount Ave failed to stop at a red light and entered the intersection.

Upon entering the intersection, the motorcycle struck a vehicle making a left turn on a green arrow into the Walmart parking lot.

The victim operating the motorcycle suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to Hamot Hospital in Erie, PA.

No names of the victims involved are being released at this time. Charges are pending in the incident.


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