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Cairo man dies in motorcycle accident

CAIRO - New York State Police have confirmed the identity of a man killed on a motorcycle in Cairo Wednesday evening.

Police say 56-year-old Donald Parkinson of Cairo was traveling east on Route 23 when he failed to stop at a red light at the intersection of Route 85.

Parkinson was struck by a pickup truck entering the intersection.

An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday.

CAIRO - A man is dead after a motorcycle accident involving two cars.

Police say the accident happened Wednesday evening around 5:00 at the intersection of Routes 23 and 32 in Cairo.  The motorcycle driver was pronounced dead at the scene.  The drivers of the truck and car involved were not seriously injured.

The accident closed the intersection for about 3 hours.