Motorcyclist killed in New England crash identified; passenger was hurt
WEST BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (AP) — A man killed in a Massachusetts motorcycle crash has been identified.
Authorities say the crash occurred Sunday night in West Bridgewater. Police say 46-year-old Brockton resident William Ponds was travelling southbound on state Route 24 when he crashed into a car.
Officials say a 53-year-old Norton woman was riding with him and was seriously injured.
Ponds was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The woman was taken to another hospital.