Buffalo man dies following car-motorcycle accident in Chautauqua County

Posted at 9:40 PM, Jul 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-04 18:23:01-04

A Buffalo man has died after sustaining injuries in a car-motorcycle accident. It happened Monday afternoon on Route 20 in Hanover. 

Sheriff's deputies said Tammy Mays, 48, of Silver Creek struck the motorcyclist, 60-year-old Michael Shoemaker. He was taken by Starflight to Erie County Medical Center, where he was pronouced dead Monday night.

Mays was issued a traffic ticket for failing to yield to right of way at stop sign. She's due in Town of Hanover Court at a later date.