03 September 2019
 
 
NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


  
 
 
PRESS RELEASE
 
On August 31, Troopers out of SP Batavia responded to a one motorcycle serious injury collision on Broadway Road (SR 20) in the village of Alexander.  Further investigation reveals that a 2005 Harley Davidson was traveling eastbound on Broadway Road and was slowing for the intersection of State Route 98 to make a right turn.  The operator, Frank L. Eckart, 65 of Saegertown, PA lost control ejecting him and the 61-year-old passenger.  Both occupants sustained serious injuries and were transported by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center. 

On September 1, 2019 the operator Eckart expired from his injuries.
 
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