CHARLEMONT, Mass. (WWLP) – A Colrain man has died following a two-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Route 2 in Charlemont Wednesday afternoon.
According to State Police Trooper James DeAgnelis, troopers were called to the crash of a 2005 Harley Davidson and a 2023 Jeep Grand Cherokee around 1:00 p.m. Wednesday. According to the Northwestern District Attorney’s office, the Jeep with two passengers inside pulled off the eastbound lane near the Deerfield River. When the vehicle pulled back onto the roadway, it collided with the motorcycle.
The motorcyclist, identified as 66-year-old Gregory Herzig of Colrain, died in the accident.
Troop B of the Massachusetts State Police, the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, and the State Police Crime Scene Services Section are investigating the crash.