Fatal Motocycle Crash

May 15, 2012 Updated May 15, 2012 at 11:01 AM EDT

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Fatal Motocycle Crash

May 15, 2012 Updated May 15, 2012 at 11:01 AM EDT

TOWN OF SHERIDAN, N.Y. ( nysp release ) Fredonia based New York State Troopers responded to a fatal motorcycle accident on SR 5 in the Town of Sheridan just after 10 p.m. Monday night.

A preliminary investigation revealed that MICHAEL A. CASE, 38, of Forestville, was operating his motorcycle eastbound at a high rate of speed when he lost control and struck a guiderail on the south shoulder of SR 5.

The victim was located down an embankment and pronounced dead at the scene.