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Police: Motorcyclist, 63, killed by drunken truck driver

June 27, 2016

REHOBOTH, Mass. (AP) — A Rehoboth man will appear in court after he allegedly hit and killed a motorcycle driver while driving drunk this weekend.

Police say a 63-year-old Anthony Kishfy was killed after his motorcycle was hit head-on by a truck driven by 40-year-old Jeffery Fisk.

The crash happened just after 2:30 p.m. Saturday in Rehoboth. Authorities say officers found Kishfy lying unresponsive in the road. The Seekonk resident was pronounced dead at the scene.

Fisk was arrested and charged with homicide by motor vehicle and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor.

He is being held on $100,040 cash bail and will appear in court Monday. It wasn’t immediately known if he has an attorney. The crash remains under investigation.

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