Emergency crews in Rensselaer County were called shortly after 8 p.m. Monday, May 29, with reports of a two-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle in the village of Hoosick Falls, on State Route 22.
An investigation by New York State Police determined that 44-year-old Michael Cameron, of Eagle Bridge, was driving his motorcycle northbound when he attempted to pass another vehicle in a no-passing zone.
As he did so, he struck a southbound vehicle that was making a left turn.
The impact left Cameron dead at the scene, troopers said. The driver of the other car suffered minor injuries.
No other vehicles were involved in the wreck.
State Police said the incident is under investigation.
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