1 dead after accident involving 2 motorcycles, car on Sprain Brook Parkway

Memorial Day weekend turned deadly this afternoon on the Sprain Brook Parkway after a speeding motorcycle rammed into the back of the car. The accident

The accident occurred one mile north of 287

The accident occurred one mile north of 287 southbound on the Sprain Brook Parkway at around 12:30 p.m. (Credit: News 12 )

HAWTHORNE - Memorial Day weekend turned deadly this afternoon on the Sprain Brook Parkway after a speeding motorcycle rammed into the back of the car.

The accident occurred one mile north of 287 southbound on the Sprain Brook Parkway at around 12:30 p.m.

Authorities say that the motorcyclist hit a red Mazda, causing it to spin out and strike the center guard rail. The car then came back across the lane and struck a second motorcycle.

Police believe the second motorcyclist, a 38-year-old man from New Jersey, died from impact after hitting a tree in the woods.

The first motorcyclist was seriously injured and taken to Westchester Medical Center.

The driver of the car, a 30-year-old Mamaroneck resident, received minor injuries.

State police are asking anyone with information to contact them.

 

 

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