Ballston Spa man dies after dirt bike crash

GREENWICH, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Officials are investigating a dirt bike accident that claimed the life of a Ballston Spa man.

The accident occurred on Thursday at the Parker MX Track in Greenwich.

The Washington County Sheriff’s Department said 31-year-old Thomas Gales was trying to land a triple jump. He was thrown from his bike and suffered chest and head injuries.

Other riders came to help and performed CPR, but Gale was pronounced dead at the scene.

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