Leverett man dies in motorcycle crash
WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A Leverett man has died in a motorcycle crash in West Springfield.
State police say 53-year-old Jay Rines was exiting the eastbound lanes of the Massachusetts Turnpike at about 5:40 p.m. Saturday when he lost control of his motorcycle, drove off the left side of the roadway, and struck a sign pole.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
No additional information was immediately released.
The crash remains under investigation.