Three motorcycle accidents in the area yesterday

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A motorcycle crash last night results in, thankfully, minor injuries for one victim.  The accident, happening in the 3400 block of Sterrettania Road, occurred around 11:45 Thursday night.  Police say the motorcycle crashed into the back of a car for an unknown reason.  The victim was taken to an Erie hospital to be checked out.

Around 2am, first responders were called to the 5600 block of Buffalo Road for a crash in Harborcreek Township.  The driver of that motorcycle was also taken to an Erie hospital for treatment.

And, two people are dead following the motorcycle accident on the 9100 block of Wattsburg Road around 2:30 in the afternoon.  According to State Police, the couple, 68-year-old Steven Rekitt and 69-year-old Sandra Rekitt, were traveling westbound on Wattsburg Road.  Police say for an unknown reason, they left the roadway, struck a sign, and ran into a utility pole.  They were taken to a local hospital where they died from their injuries.

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