A motorcyclist was killed late this afternoon when he crashed into a vehicle at the intersection of Quail and Mercer streets..
Albany place say the unidentified, 22-year-old man was apparently riding west on Mercer Street when he collided with a vehicle heading south on Quail Street. After hitting the motorcycle, police said the vehicle struck a tree in the intersection.
The motorcycle rider was taken to Albany Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the other vehicle, as well as a passenger, sustained minor injuries and were taken to St. Peter's Hospital, police said.
The accident remains under investigation, with Quail Street closed until further notice from Warren Street to Providence Street so members of the Albany Police Department's Accident Reconstruction Team can further investigate the crash.