One dead in morning motorcycle crash

Posted at 9:04 AM, Jun 16, 2016

A young man is dead after crashing his motorcycle into a pole Thursday morning.

The accident happened on Genesee Street at Rein Road in Cheektowaga just before 7:30 a.m.

Cheektowaga Police say the victim is 25-year-old Andrew Berghold, was likely speeding when he lost control of his motorcycle and hit a pole.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are not releasing his name until the family is notified.