SHERIDAN?- A 38-year-old Forestville man has died after a motorcycle accident on Route 5 in the town of Sheridan.
Michael Case was reportedly heading east at a high rate of speed at the time of the incident. Shortly after 10 p.m. Monday, a semi-tractor-trailer driver reported a possible personal-injury accident involving a motorcycle. The accident occurred between Harrington and Newell roads.
The Dunkirk Police Department, along with members of the Sheridan Volunteer Fire Department, were first on the scene.
Michael Case died late Monday when the motorcycle he was driving went off of Route 5 in the town of Sheridan.
Case was later located down the side of an embankment on the south side of Route 5.
Besides the Dunkirk Police Department and Sheridan Volunteer Fire Department, the New York State Troopers, Dunkirk East Town Fire Department, Alstar Ambulance Service, Dunkirk Fire and Rescue and the Chautauqua County Sheriff's Department assisted at the scene.