Gansevoort man dies after motorcycle crash in Northumberland

NORTHUMBERLAND, N.Y. (NEWS10) – A local man has died after police said he ran a stop sign with his motorcycle and hit a tractor trailer.

The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said 56-year-old David Burke, of Gansevoort, ran a stop sign at the corner of Route 50 and Route 32 in Northumberland. His motorcycle hit a tractor trailer that was traveling on Route 32.

Burke was rushed to Glens Falls Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Route 32 was closed for about three hours so police could investigate.

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