AMHERST, NY - A motorcycle collided with a car at 3910 Maple Road just before 3 p.m. on Thursday, according to Amherst Police.
Tyler A. Snickles, 24, of North Tonawanda, operator of the motorcycle, was taken to Erie County Medical Center with back injuries.
The driver of the car was not hurt.
The collision occurred when the car was pulling out of a driveway to make a left hand turn. The car was broadsided by the motorcycle, which witnesses say was traveling at a high rate of speed.
Maple Road between Alberta Drive and Niagara Falls Boulevard was closed for a time as investigators worked the scene.
No word on whether any charges will be filed at this time.