Last Wednesday night, a motorcycle accident claimed the life of a 16-year-old student from Sandwich High School. The teen was reportedly being pursued by police when he turned left onto a dirt road, and an officer found him lying unconscious under a steel gate.
According to reports, the injured cyclist was rushed to Cape Cod Hospital, where the succumbed to his injuries from the motorcycle crash, which occurred around 9pm on Route 130 in Sandwich.
The motorcycle crash is still being investigated by Massachusetts Environmental Police, the Cape Cod Accident Reconstruction Team, and the Sandwich Police.
Sources: Teen killed in Cape motorcycle accident, Boston Globe, March 25, 2010
Sandwich youth dies in motorcycle crash, WickedLocal.com, March 25, 2010
Our Massachusetts motorcycle accident attorneys can answer your legal questions if you or a loved one has been injured on the road.