A motorcylist was seriously injured late Sunday afternoon when he lost control and landed in a ditch in the Town of Boston, authorities said.
The rider was traveling on Boston State Road, near Abbott Hill Road, about 5:30 p.m. when the accident occurred, Erie County Sheriff’s officials said. Passersby administered first aid to the motorcyclist until first responders arrived and he was flown by Mercy Flight to Erie County Medical Center, officials said.
The man’s name and condition were not released. The Sheriff’s crash investigation unit was at the scene.