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Fatal car/motorcycle accident in Winfield

By WKTV News

WINFIELD, N.Y.(WKTV) State Police are investigating a fatal car/motorcycle accident in Winfield that occurred shortly after 1:30 Sunday afternoon.

Investigators say 60 year old David Sadowski of Syracuse was killed. Sadowski was driving a 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle eastbound on State Route 20 when a westbound 2003 Chevrolet Trailblazer, operated by 24 year old Steven Forte of Utica, turned left in front of the motorcycle.

Sadowski and passenger 57 year old Lois Sadowski were ejected from the motorcycle. David Sadowski was pronounced dead at the scene by Herkimer County Coroner Daniel Enea.

Lois Sadowski was transported to St. Elizabeth Medical Center with internal injuries and has since been transferred to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse.

The investigation is continuing. No tickets have been issued at this time.

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