Galway firefighter killed in motorcycle crash

The Galway community in Saratoga County is mourning a firefighter killed in a motorcycle crash this weekend.

The Saratoga County Sheriff’s Department says 46-year-old Chad Jazwinski crashed into a vehicle that was turning left as he was riding a motorcycle in the opposite direction Saturday night. They say the crash happened on Route 29 in Galway shortly after 10 p.m.

Authorities say Jazwinski died from traumatic injuries at the scene.

They say the driver is cooperating with the investigation.

Galway’s volunteer fire company wrote on Facebook, “This is a post I have struggled to make. Last night we lost our president, our brother, in a tragic accident. Please keep his family in your prayers.”