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MOTOR VEHICLE ACCIDENT IN CLARENCE


 June 15, 2012- Erie County Sheriff Timothy B. Howard reports an accident involving a motorcycle and a pickup truck that sent two people to ECMC for treatment of their injuries.

 At approximately 7:19 PM a 1987 Harley Davidson, operated by 44 year old Robert Knapp of Williamsville, was traveling northbound on Transit when it struck a 2000 Dodge Ram, which was making a left turn into the Eastgate Plaza from southbound Transit Road, that was being operated by 38 year old Daniel Platts of Amherst.

 Knapp was taken to ECMC for treatment of a face injury and a passenger on the motorcycle, 34 year old Sarah Giuga of Williamsville, was also transported to ECMC for an arm injury.  Platts was not injured.

 The Erie County Sheriff's Office Accident Investigation Unit continues the investigation and charges may be pending.