Buffalo man involved in motorcycle accident in Town of Hanover has died

TOWN OF HANOVER, N.Y. (WIVB) – A Buffalo motorcyclist has died after a Monday morning accident involving another vehicle on Route 20.

Michael Shoemaker, 60, of Buffalo, was taken to ECMC via Starflight Monday afternoon following the accident. He was pronounced dead Monday from his injuries.

According to Chautauqua County Sheriff’s reports, Silver Creek resident Tammy Mays, 48, went through a stop sign and struck the motorcyclist around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

Mays was issued traffic tickets for failing to yield to right of way at a stop sign and will appear in Town of Hanover Court at a later date.

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