1 killed in crash involving motorcycle and lawnmower

Published: Sep. 17, 2023 at 8:21 PM EDT
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BINGHAMTON (WBNG) -- New York State Police responded to an incident on Hawleyton Road between a motorcycle and a riding lawnmower around 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

According to State Police, 74-year-old Danny M. Shepard of Binghamton was handling a riding lawnmower near the roadway and front lawn of his residence at 1415 Hawleyton Rd. A 28-year-old man from Binghamton was riding a motorcycle and traveling south when the two collided.

Shepard was pronounced dead at the scene and the 28-year-old was taken to Wilson Hospital to be treated for injuries.

Police did not say if charged or tickets would be issued, but said that the investigation into the crash was ongoing.

This is a developing story. Stay with 12 News for more information.