Sheriff David Gould reports that the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a fatal motorcycle accident which occurred Wednesday on R

ockefeller Rd.
approximately one mile north of the Village of Moravia.

Preliminary investigation reveals that a northbound 1996 Chevrolet Suburban making a left turn into a private driveway was struck from behind by a 2002 Honda motorcycle which was also northbound and attempting to pass the suburban as it made its turn.  The operator of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene.  The operator of the suburban was not injured.  

 The investigation is continuing.  The names are being withheld pending family notifications. 

 Anyone with further information about this investigation is asked to contact Lieutenant Joseph Weeks at (315) 253-3902.  Anonymous tips may be left at