UPDATE: New York State Police tell 18 News the motorcyclist attempted to pass a truck in a no-passing zone. NYSP said the motorcyclist was unlicensed and his motorcycle was unregistered. He is now facing charges including passing in a no-passing zone.
The accident happened on Coleman Avenue in Big Flats.
The police are investigating motorcycle accident in Elmira. Around 2:30 p.m. on Dec. 29, a motorcyclist lost control and hit a mailbox.
Authorities on the scene say they are unsure at the moment what exactly caused the driver to lose control. The driver sustained minor injuries but was able to take himself to the hospital. There are no other injuries reported at this time.