W. Mass. school committee member dies in crash
Sep. 05, 2013
CUMMINGTON, Mass. (AP) — The man who died in a motorcycle crash in Cummington on Labor Day has been identified as a member of area school committees.
Police say 55-year-old Brian Miller was driving east on Route 9 at about 3:15 p.m. Monday when he was thrown from his Harley Davidson and down an embankment.
Miller was a member of the Middlefield School Committee and represented the town on the Gateway Regional School Committee.
Cummington Fire Chief Bernard Forgea tells The Daily Hampshire Gazette (http://bit.ly/1dTTcNT ) no other vehicles appeared to have been involved in the accident, despite reports of a car driving erratically in that area.
The accident remains under investigation.
Information from: Daily Hampshire Gazette (Northampton, Mass.), http://www.gazettenet.com