Sep 12, 2014 4:08 PM
Massachusetts motorcyclist killed in Cranston
The Associated Press
CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) Cranston police say a Massachusetts man died after he lost control of his motorcycle and crashed on Route 37.
The driver was identified as 19-year-old Ryan Barata of Somerset, Massachusetts.
The crash happened at around 9:40 p.m. Thursday. Barata died at the scene.
Barata was wearing a helmet, but police say they believe speed was a factor.
The accident is still under investigation.