Niagara Gazette

May 19, 2013

Cambria motorcycle crash victim identified

Staff Reports
Niagara Gazette

Shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday, a motorcyclist was killed after losing control while driving on Plank Road in Cambria.

Christopher E. Rowland, 46, of the Town of Wilson, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Niagara County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene shortly after 6 p.m. It was reported that Rowland stopped at a stop sign on North Ridge Road, then proceeded south on Plank Road, losing control of the bike and veering off the east side of the road, striking a 4-by-4 wooden post and several other objects. 

The motorcycle went another 75 feet after Rowland was ejected.