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Newark motorcyclist killed in fatal wreck after deer runs into road

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced on Sunday that it was investigating the County’s second fatal crash over the weekend.

It happened around 2:56 a.m. on Sunday on South Town Line Road in Palmyra.


Deputies say Gerald Stanley, 31, of Newark was operating a motorcycle – traveling east on South Townline Road in Palmyra when a deer entered the road and struck the motorcycle.

Stanley was pronounced dead at the scene, according to deputies.

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office was assisted by Wayne County EMS, the Palmyra Fire Department, and Finger Lakes Ambulance.