Florence, N.Y. - State Police in Sylvan Beach responded to a report of a motorcycle accident on Wolcott Hill Road in the town of Florence around 1:00 Friday afternoon.
Police say responding patrols located a 2015 Harley Davidson motorcycle down an embankment off of the eastern shoulder of the roadway.
Police say the operator, 26-year-old Brandon Humphrey of Camden, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police say the preliminary investigation revealed Humphrey was traveling on Wolcott Hill Road when he failed to negotiate a curve in the roadway, exited off the east shoulder and struck a tree.
The investigation is continuing.