UPDATE to Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 09/25/2014 – State Police Investigate Serious Injury Crash On Mass Pike in Framingham.
At about 5:50 P.M., State Police from the Weston Barracks responded to a report of a crash on Route 90 westbound, approximately ½ mile prior to exit 12 in Framingham. Information collected in the investigation by Trooper John Arone indicates that 46-year-old Michael Sortberg of Knoxville,Tennessee was traveling on Route 90 westbound on a Kawasaki motorcycle when he lost control and crashed. The operator was subsequently flown by Boston Med Flight helicopter to UMass Medical Center for treatment of serious injuries.
Troopers assigned to the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section (CARS) and the State Police Crime Scene Services Section are assisting in the investigation. Framingham Fire and EMS assisted at the scene.
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