Johnson City police say a Binghamton resident whose motorcycle struck a car on Route 201 has died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

Authorities say the 75-year-old man was taken to Wilson Medical Center after Tuesday evening's collision. He died a short time later.

Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)
Photo: Bob Joseph/WNBF News (file)

Investigators say the crash happened on Route 201 south of Harry L. Drive around 7:30 p.m. when the motorcycle hit the southbound car.

Police say the ramp from Route 17 West to Route 201 South was closed for about three hours for a crash investigation.

Johnson City police were assisted by the Broome County Sheriff's Office and New York State Police at the scene.

Authorities say the motorcyclist was wearing a helmet. Road conditions were dry at the time of the crash.

As of Wednesday afternoon, no tickets had been issued and the investigation was ongoing.

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