Spencerport man dies in Livingston County accident

Staff Writer
The Dansville Online

YORK — Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty said that on Sept. 12, at approximately 9:25 p.m. Sheriff’s Deputies and Emergency Personnel were dispatched to Chandler Road near Retsof Road for a motorcycle crash with serious injury.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Matthew J. Norstrand, 35, of Spencerport, was operating his motorcycle in a westerly direction on Chandler Road and went off the north side of the road causing him to be thrown from the motorcycle.

Norstrand was flown by helicopter to Strong Memorial Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries. Norstrand unfortunately succumbed to his injuries and was later pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Emergency crews from York Fire Department, York EMS, Livingston County EMS, and Mercy Flight West were on scene.

Members of the Sheriff’s Office Patrol Division, Criminal Investigations Division, and the Forensic Identification Unit were on scene for the investigation under the Command Leadership of Sergeant Joseph Zambito.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation by the Sheriff’s Office.