Towanda Man Killed East Of Andover Sunday Night In Car Vs Motorcycle Accident


A Towanda man died following a car vs motorcycle accident Sunday night in Butler County.

According to a news release from the Butler County Sheriff’s Office, Shane Bushey, 32, died at the scene.

Authorities were called to the intersection of SW 70th and SW Prairie Creek Road just east of Andover at 8:55 p.m. Sunday for the report of a car vs motorcycle accident.

Police say a Nissan Pathfinder, driven by a 23-year-old Andover woman, was traveling west of SW 70th. The vehicle made a left turn to go south on SW Prairie Creek Road in front of a motorcycle traveling east on SW 70th.

The motorcycle, operated by Bushey, struck the Pathfinder in the intersection.

As of Monday, it was not yet determined if alcohol was a factor.

Butler County EMS and Andover Fire and Rescue assisted the sheriff’s office at the scene.