Lyndonville man killed in motorcycle crash in Carlton

The crash happened early Sunday morning. (Photo: MGN)

Carlton, N.Y. - A Lyndonville man was killed in an early morning motorcycle crash in Carlton.

According to the Orleans County Sheriff's Office, it happened around 6:30 a.m. Sunday on Gaines Waterport Road.

Deputies say William Carpenter III was driving a motorcycle when he struck a deer, skidded about 200 feet and was ejected from the motorcycle.

Deputies say Carpenter was pronounced dead at the scene.

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