State Police Investigating Fatal Crash in Boston

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 12072015 – State Police Investigating Fatal Crash in Boston

Last night at about 11:00 p.m., State Police from the South Boston barracks responded to a report of a crash between a motorcycle and a car on Gallivan Boulevard at Adams Street in Boston.

Preliminary investigation by Trooper Patrick Devin indicates that there was a collision between a 2013 Toyota RAV4 and a 2012 Yamaha motorcycle. As a result of the crash, the operator of the motorcycle, JUSTIN MERVYN, 44, of Framingham, was pronounced dead at the scene. The operator of the Toyota, a 58-year-old woman from Somerville, was uninjured in the crash.

The cause of this crash remains under investigation with assistance from the State Police Collision Analysis and Reconstruction Section, State Police Crime Scene Services, and State Police Detectives assigned to Troop H and the Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office. No charges have been filed at this time. Also assisting on scene were Boston Fire and EMS.

There is no further information available at this time. Please do not contact the barracks for media inquiries.