On June 25, 2022, at approximately 10:06p.m., State Police were called to East DeKalb Road in the town of Hermon for a report of a motorcycle accident.
A preliminary investigation determined that the driver of the motorcycle, Darren J. Caldwell, 39, of Norfolk and his passenger were traveling westbound on East DeKalb Road when he failed to negotiate a right turn, exited the road, and hit a mailbox.
Both Caldwell and his passenger were ejected from the motorcycle.
Caldwell was taken to Canton-Potsdam Hospital for treatment and his passenger was airlifted to Upstate University Hospital.
The investigation is ongoing.