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.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s