Fulton County man killed in motorcycle crash

October 17, 2017 12:44 PM

A Fulton County man is dead after crashing his motorcycle.

Police say 34-year-old Edward Laporte of Gloversville failed to negotiate a curve on Progress Road in Johnstown, hit a tree and was thrown off.

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Police say the crash happened either late Monday or early Tuesday morning.

Laporte was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday.


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