Motorcyclist killed in Dighton crash

DIGHTON — Police and fire officials responded to a crash that killed a motorcyclist in Dighton, Friday.

The crash happened shortly after 8 p.m. in the area of Main Street and Elm St, according to officials.

The crash “involved a vehicle and two motorcycles” according to a release issued by Dighton Police and Fire.

“An individual driving one of the motorcycles died as a result of their injuries, and an occupant in the other vehicle was transported to an area hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. A second motorcyclist refused transport,” the release goes on to say.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

The Massachusetts State Police along with the Bristol County District Attorney’s Office are assisting with the investigation.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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