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Jamestown police investigating after motorcyclist killed in crash on Newland Avenue

Posted at 9:58 AM, Jul 30, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-30 13:09:40-04

JAMESTOWN, N.Y. (WKBW) — Jamestown police are investigating after a motorcyclist was killed in crash on Newland Avenue early Friday morning.

Police say emergency crews responded around 5:45 a.m. to the area of Newland Avenue and Colfax Street for the report of a crash between a car and motorcycle.

Investigation revealed a motorcycle traveling westbound and a car traveling eastbound collided, causing the operator of the motorcycle to be ejected from the motorcycle. Officials say the motorcyclist died at the scene as a result of serious injuries.

The motorcyclist was later identified as 33-year-old Felix J. Figueroa-Torres of Jamestown.

No word was given on any injuries to the driver of the car. No charges have been announced. Police say the investigation is ongoing.