Motorcycle Crash in Boston Kills Brockton Man

Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 0506018 – Motorcycle Crash in Boston Kills Brockton Man

Early this morning, at approximately 1:59 a.m., troopers from the State Police South Boston Barracks responded to reports of a motorcycle crash on I-93 northbound, just south of exit 13 in Boston, between the Neponset Street on-ramp and the Freeport Street off-ramp.

Upon arrival, Trooper Joseph Page discovered that a 2017 Suzuki GSXR, driven by Jose Lopes, 49, of Brockton, was traveling northbound, when for reasons still under investigation, lost control and crashed. Mr. Lopes was determined to be deceased as a result of injuries sustained in the crash.

The remaining facts and circumstances are currently under investigation by troopers from the South Boston Barracks. Troop H Headquarters, State Police Crime Scene Services Section (CSSS), State Police Collision Analysis Reconstruction Section (CARS), Boston Fire Department, and the Massachusetts Department of Transportation all assisted on scene.

No further information is currently available.  Please do not contact the barracks directly.

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