The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office investigating a motorcycle accident. Police say Kenneth Banner and his wife Roberta were driving south Tuesday afternoon on Shepherd Road in the town of Brutus when, according to eyewitnesses, the motorcycle was going slow, then suddenly started speeding up. The motorcycle veered off the road, struck a tree, and overturned.
62-year-old Kenneth Banner died on his way to the hospital. 61-year-old Roberta Banner was taken to the hospital.
Authorities are working on figuring out what happened.