05 June 2020

  Major Darrin S. Pitkin
  Troop D Commander



State Police in Fulton is investigating a fatal motorcycle crash that occurred on County Route 176 in the town of Volney, Oswego County.

The preliminary investigation has revealed, on June 4, 2020, at approximately 12:51 p.m., Richard R. Dana, age 62 from Fulton, NY was operating a 2004 Kawasaki motorcycle northbound on State Route 176 when he lost control after the kickstand came down and struck the pavement.  The motorcycle then continued off the east shoulder of the roadway and struck a telephone pole.

Mr. Dana was ejected from the motorcycle and was transported to Upstate University Hospital and was pronounced deceased.

The investigation is continuing.   



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