1 dead, 1 injured in Oswego County motorcycle crash

1 dead, 1 injured in Oswego County motorcycle crash
Motorcycle crash

REDFIELD, N.Y. (WWNY) - An Oswego County woman is dead following a motorcycle crash near Redfield Sunday evening.

Oswego County sheriff’s deputies say it appears alcohol was a factor when 70 year old Paul Johnson of Hastings drove his Harley-Davidson motorcycle off County Route 27 and hit a tree.

Pronounced dead at the scene was his passenger, 60 year old Deborah Richards, also of Hastings.

Johnson was taken to Upstate University Hospital in Syracuse for treatment of unspecified injuries.

The accident happened around 7:15 p.m.

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