Man dies in late night motorcycle crash

SEEKONK, Mass. (WPRI) – A Massachusetts man died late Monday night after his motorcycle collided with a car.

The crash occurred around 10 p.m. Monday on I-195 westbound in Seekonk, right near the Rhode Island border. Police said it appears the driver of the motorcycle slammed into the back of a Nissan Altima.

After the impact, the 24-year-old man from South Attleboro, lost control of his motorcycle and crashed. He was was rushed to Rhode Island Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. A man and a woman from Swansea were inside the Nissan but neither was hurt.

Police have not released the name of the deceased motorcyclist.

Meanwhile, a reconstruction team from Massachusetts State Police are trying to figure out why the two vehicles collided.

Shaun Towne contributed to this report.

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