July 4, 2013

Police Log: July 4, 2013 — Update


---- — NORTH HUDSON — A Peru man who was in a motorcycle crash June 24 is in critical condition at Fletcher Allen Health Care in Burlington, Vt.

Chad E. Allen, 25, told police he was traveling northeast on Tracy Road in the Town of North Hudson when he lost control of the motorcycle upon entering a curve in the road, Ray Brook-based State Police said.

The vehicle skidded off the roadway into a sandy area and Allen was ejected from the motorcycle and struck a tree, police said.

The motorcycle continued another 29 feet and came to rest in a wooded area, police said.

Allen was taken by Schroon Lake EMS to Elizabethtown Community Hospital, police said.

He sustained serious injuries and was later transferred to Fletcher Allen Health Care.

Allen was ticketed for speed not reasonable and prudent and driving across hazard markings.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg