Brocton man injured in motorcycle crash

BROCTON — A Brocton man was injured in a motorcycle accident early this morning.

According to the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office, Britt Bridges, 45, was traveling south on Lake Avenue at a high rate of speed around 6:30 a.m. when he lost control of his motorcycle, striking a guard rail.

Bridges sustained injuries and was taken by Starflight to UPMC Hamot in Erie. The Brocton Fire Department and Alstar Ambulance also responded to the scene.

Charges are pending.