State police are investigating a fatal motorcycle accident that happened in the town of Big Flats.
According to troopers, they were called to the scene of the serious crash on Chambers Rd. a little before 5:30 p.m. on Saturday.
The crash involved an SUV and a motorcycle, and upon investigation- police said the motorcycle was traveling south near the intersection of the I-86 on-ramp when it struck the passenger side of the SUV.
The motorcyclist, identified as Daquan Harrison, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Chemung County Medical Examiner’s Office.
The operator of the SUV was transported to a nearby hospital.
The New York State Police were assisted at the scene by the Chemung County Sheriff’s Department, Village of Horseheads Police Department, the Big Flats Fire Department, and Erway Ambulance.
Troopers say the investigation remains active at this time.
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