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Police ID cyclists injured in crash near Transit Drive-In

TOWN OF LOCKPORT – Two people on a motorcycle were seriously injured in a multi-vehicle crash in front of the Transit Drive-In about 9 p.m. Saturday, Niagara County Sheriff’s deputies said.

The operator of the motorcycle, Gerald D. Wolfgang and his passenger, Kimberly A. Smith, also of Buffalo are both in stable condition at Erie County Medical Center.

According to the Niagara County Sheriff Department, Wolfgang’s motorcycle was heading southbound when it hit one vehicle, then two more vehicles in a median lane before crossing into the northbound lane, where it was struck by another vehicle, deputies said. Traffic was detoured in both directions along a half-mile stretch of Transit between Bartz and Rapid roads.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation. No charges have been reported.