CHICOPEE, Mass. (WWLP) – A 21-year-old man was taken to the hospital after a motorcycle crash on I-391 South in Chicopee Friday evening.
According to Massachusetts State Police Public Information Officer Dave Procopio, Anthony Maynard of Chicopee was driving a 2017 Yamaha FZ 1000 when the crash happened at around 7:25 p.m.
State Police say that he had lost control of his motorcycle while attempting to negotiate a right bearing curve on the on-ramp. The bike then collapsed as it slid off the ramp and went into an embankment.
Bystanders appeared to be providing Maynard with medical attention until firefighters and EMS arrived.
The man was taken to Baystate Medical Center in Springfield for serious injuries, but was deceased later in the evening.
Currently, there is zero evidence of other vehicles in the crash. The crash is to still remain under further investigation. 22News will update this story as more information becomes available.