Authorities identify pedestrian killed in Lockport motorcycle crash


LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) — Crash investigators were at the scene of a fatal crash in Niagara County.

The crash happened on the 5700 block of Stone Road Tuesday night. Niagara County Sheriff Jim Votour says a pedestrian, Lockport resident Walter White, 80, was struck by a motorcycle while walking near the center of the road’s eastbound lane.

White was pronounced deceased and the operator of the motorcycle was taken to a nearby hospital with minor injuries.

Stone Road near Sunset Road was closed until around midnight. No charges have been filed in relation to the crash. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review. Note: Comments containing links are not allowed.

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