UPDATE: Rochester police release identity of NH motorcyclist seriously injured in crash
ROCHESTER — Rochester police have released the identity of two people involved in a crash Tuesday afternoon.
The crash occurred near 1 Old Dover Road just after 3:40 p.m. when Armand Bourret Jr., 76, of Rochester, was traveling south on his motorcycle. Jared Dixon, 27, of Middleton, pulled onto the road from an adjacent plaza parking lot, crossing into Bourret's path where the two collided, police said. Bourret was not wearing a helmet at the time, police said.
Bourret was seriously injured in the crash and was flown by Med Flight to Maine Medical Center. Dixon was not injured in the crash. Both the motorcycle and the car were heavily damaged.
Police shut down the road for several hours to investigate the crash.
Rochester police are still investigating the crash and are asking anyone with information to call the Rochester Police Department at 330-7128.