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45-year-old motorcyclist killed in collision with van on upstate NY road


CLIFTON PARK, New York — State police say a 45-year-old man has died after his motorcycle collided with a van on a suburban Albany road.

Troopers say Scott Malkoff of Clifton Park was driving his motorcycle south on state Route 9 in his Saratoga County hometown just after midnight Thursday when he crossed into the northbound lane smashed into a van.

Police say Malkoff was pronounced dead at the scene the accident, 15 miles north of Albany.

The driver of the van suffered a broken leg and was taken to Albany Medical Center.

Troopers say the cause of the crash is being investigated.

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