Motorcyclist Killed In Crash on I-81 N

By WBNG News

Motorcyclist Killed In Crash on I-81 N

June 15, 2011 Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 1:28 AM EDT

Kirkwood, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Frederick J Dapice, 63, from Hancock was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash involving his motorcycle and another vehicle.

At 12:18 pm, New York State Police responded to Interstate 81 North at the Exit 3 on-ramp in Kirkwood.

Troopers say Amrom Lowy, 35, from Monroe stopped in the far right lane of travel.

Dapice then drove his motorcycle into the rear of Lowy's stopped vehicle.

Dapice was thrown from the bike and the Broome County Coroner pronounced him dead at the scene.

State Police closed one lane on I81 North while they reconstructed the accident.

The investigation into the cause is continuing.