Motorcycle Crash on I-81

By Suzanne Proulx
By Matt Hicks
By Dave Greber

Motorcycle Crash on I-81

August 7, 2012 Updated Nov 13, 2013 at 3:57 PM EDT

Kirkwood, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A motorcyclist reportedly loses part of a limb when she crashes her motorcycle on I-81 South Tuesday.

The crash happened just a quarter mile before Exit 3 near the Loughlin Road overpass in Binghamton.

Early reports said the rider suffered a serious leg injury.

Emergency medical crews told police communications the person suffered an amputation below the shin.

However, bleeding was quickly taken under control and she was conscious and alert en route to the hospital.

State Police have not released any additional information about the crash.