North Tonawanda Woman Dies in Motorcycle Accident

Four victims of collision on Route 20A

Richard Root
July 10, 2017 - 2:53 am

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Orangeville, NY (WBEN) - A North Tonawanda woman is dead after a motorcycle accident in Wyoming county late Sunday morning. Three other victims were taken to ECMC.

At approximately 11:45 am, a vehicle being operated by Joshua D. Huntress, of Mayville, NY, was traveling west on State Route 20A when he crossed into the eastbound lane. New York State police say he hit two oncoming motorcycles, each with a passenger.

66-year-old Tomasa Martinez of North Tonawanda died at Wyoming County Community Hospital.  The remaining three on the motorcycles were taken to ECMC.  No word if Huntress was injured.

Huntress faces charges pending the outcome of the investigation.  Preliminary details have not been made available.

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